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Sierra Leone seals borders with Liberia, Guinea to stop Ebola

23 September 2014, 18:59

Freetown - Sierra Leone's army has "sealed off" the borders with Liberia and Guinea in a bid to halt the spread of Ebola, the army spokesman said on Tuesday.

The spokesman told Reuters that troops had been sent to all border crossing points.

Read also: Ebola cases to triple to 20 000 by November

Ebola has killed more than 2,800 people in the three countries since the outbreak began in Guinea earlier this year.

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