Thursday 23 October 2014

Ebola death toll rises (Warning: Disturbing content)

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Health workers are handed personal protective gear by a team leader, right, before collecting the bodies of the deceased from streets in Monrovia, Liberia, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. New figures released by the World Health Organization showed that Liberia has recorded more Ebola deaths  413  than any of the other affected countries. (AP Photo/Abbas Dulleh)
Health workers are handed personal protective gear by a team leader, right, before collecting the bodies of the deceased from streets in Monrovia, Liberia, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Abbas Dulleh)
A health worker, left, helps a colleague with his personal protection equipment before dealing with individuals suspected of suffering from the Ebola virus in Monrovia, Liberia, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. New figures released by the World Health Organization showed that Liberia has recorded more Ebola deaths  413  than any of the other affected countries. (AP Photo/Abbas Dulleh)
A health worker, left, helps a colleague with his personal protection equipment before dealing with individuals suspected of suffering from the Ebola virus in Monrovia, Liberia, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Abbas Dulleh)
Health inspection officers help a mock patient (C) get into a negative pressure isolation stretcher, during a drill to demonstrate the procedures of transporting an Ebola victim, at Shenzhen Entry-exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau, in Shenzhen, Guangdong province August 14, 2014. China's quarantine authority has intensified inspections at customs to prevent the deadly Ebola virus, which killed over 1,000 people in Africa, from entering the country, Xinhua News Agency reported. Picture taken August 14, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: HEALTH POLITICS SOCIETY) CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA
Health inspection officers help a mock patient (C) get into a negative pressure isolation stretcher, during a drill to demonstrate the procedures of transporting an Ebola victim, at Shenzhen Entry-exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau, in Shenzhen, Guangdong province August 14, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

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