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Soldiers fly out from Northern Ireland base to aid Ebola fight in Sierra Leone – Belfast Telegraph

Belfast Telegraph Soldiers fly out from Northern Ireland base to aid Ebola fight in Sierra LeoneBelfast TelegraphSoldiers based in Northern Ireland are to be deployed to Sierra Leone on a humanitarian mission to combat the Ebola outbreak. Also in this … Continue reading

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Ebola crisis: Britain sends troops to Sierra Leone to tackle the outbreak – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk Ebola crisis: Britain sends troops to Sierra Leone to tackle the outbreakMirror.co.ukBritain has stepped up its role in the battle against Ebola by sending 750 troops to Sierra Leone to help tackle the outbreak. A medical ship and three … Continue reading

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UK to send hundreds of troops to Sierra Leone to help combat spread of ebola – The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription) UK to send hundreds of troops to Sierra Leone to help combat spread of ebolaThe Times (subscription)Britain will send more than 750 troops, three helicopters and a warship to Sierra Leone in a major expansion of efforts … Continue reading

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Briton in Sierra Leone tests positive for Ebola: London – Business Standard

NDTV Briton in Sierra Leone tests positive for Ebola: LondonBusiness StandardA British national in Sierra Leone has tested positive for Ebola, the Department of Health in London has said, the first person from the country to have contracted the virus … Continue reading

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UPDATE 4-Sierra Leone, Liberia deploy troops as Ebola toll hits 887 – Reuters

Telegraph.co.uk UPDATE 4-Sierra Leone, Liberia deploy troops as Ebola toll hits 887Reuters… * 750 military personnel deployed in Sierra Leone. * Governments implement tough measures to try to stop spread. * Second infected American leaves Liberia on medical flight (Adds … Continue reading

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Sierra Leone votes for a new president – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Sierra Leone votes for a new presidentTelegraph.co.ukThe presidential and parliamentary polls, the third held since the end of the 1991-2002 conflict, pit President Ernest Bai Koroma and his ruling All People's Congress (APC) against challenger Julius Maada Bio, a … Continue reading

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Cholera outbreak kills 224 in Sierra Leone

Health officials warn the crisis has not peaked as heavy rain, overcrowding, and poor sanitation have caused the rapid spread of the disease Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Sierra Leone says ‘justice done’ with Charles Taylor sentence – Telegraph.co.uk

CTV.ca Sierra Leone says 'justice done' with Charles Taylor sentenceTelegraph.co.ukSierra Leone's government on Wednesday welcomed a 50-year prison term handed to former Liberian leader Charles Taylor for war crimes in the country, declaring that justice had been done. "It is … Continue reading

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Sierra Leone gets its day of justice – Financial Times

CBS News Sierra Leone gets its day of justiceFinancial TimesA strong message was sent to tyrants and warlords around the world on Thursday. International justice may be slow, but even those in the highest ranks of power can be held … Continue reading

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Taylor Sierra Leone war crimes trial verdict welcomed – BBC News

BBC News Taylor Sierra Leone war crimes trial verdict welcomedBBC NewsThe UN-backed Special Court for Sierra Leone in The Hague said he aided and abetted war crimes during the Sierra Leone civil war. Taylor, 64, has been on trial for … Continue reading

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