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Ebola Outbreak Leaves 70 Dead in Guinea
Ebola Outbreak Leaves 70 Dead in Guinea, Senegal Closes Its Border but the world is worried about a plane that disappeared this is the true story. While your looking for the missing plane something more important is happening in the world.. All we need is for one carry to get on a plane to have a true epidemic.
While outbreaks are not entirely uncommon in certain parts of Africa, confirmation that the virus had spread to Guinea's capital city of Conakry caused serious alarm, Reuters reported. Authorities said those infected had been put into quarantine.
Ebola is extremely contagious, moving easily from person to person. It is typically contracted through physical contact with infected people or contaminated objects like needles, although there has been concern in the past that some types of the virus can be transmitted through the air.