Ebola outbreak in West Africa

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A girl suspected of being infected with the Ebola virus has her temperature checked at the government hospital in Kenema, eastern Sierra Leone, on August 16, 2014

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Cases in West Africa's Ebola outbreak this year have risen to 2,240, including 1,229 deaths, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Tuesday, reporting the toll in four countries including Nigeria.

The WHO said it was working with the U.N.'s World Food Programme (WFP) to ensure food delivery to 1 million people living in Ebola quarantine zones in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. (Reuters)

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