Death toll in Ebola outbreak soars to 467
Published 03/07/2014 | 02:30
The new numbers include suspected, probable and laboratory-confirmed cases.
Their release comes on the eve of a two-day regional meeting in Ghana to improve efforts to combat the disease.
Transmission has been facilitated by widespread distrust of health workers, heavy traffic near the countries' porous borders and the spread of the disease to capital cities in both Liberia and Guinea.