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Ebola Outbreak In Liberia Is Over: World Health Organization


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Ebola Outbreak In Liberia Is Over: World Health Organization

Common Dreams staff

The West African country of Liberia, which was ground zero for worst Ebola outbreak in recorded history, was declared epidemic-free by the World Health Organization on Saturday.

The WHO, which is tasked by the United Nations with directing international responses to epidemics, made the announcement from the Liberian capital of Monrovia.


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That is wonderful news…


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That’s fantastic news! Here’s hoping that soon, the same will happen in Sierra Leone and Guinea.


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Ebola virulent virus has been found residing in the eyes of the survivors. It is blinding them. Every time they blink, they spray virus out about a foot. Every time they rub inflamed eyes, they contaminate surfaces. Ebola is now a type of conjunctivitis.