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28th Aug 2016

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West criticised for 'almost zero' response to Ebola outbreak

The international community has done 'almost zero' to tackle the Ebola outbreak which has killed 1200 people in west Africa, Médecins Sans Frontières' operations director said Tuesday, the Guardian reports. "Leaders in the West are talking about their own safety – not helping anyone else," said Brice de la Vigne.

News in Brief

  1. Hungary plans to reinforce border fence against migrants
  2. France's highest court suspends burkini ban
  3. Greeks paid €1bn more in taxes in June
  4. Greek minister denounces EU letter on former statistics chief
  5. Turks seeking asylum in Greece may cause diplomatic row
  6. Merkel becomes digital resident of Estonia
  7. Report: VW will compensate US dealers with €1bln
  8. EU mulls making Google pay news media for content

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