Ebola:US to Deploy 3000 Troops to Combat Ebola in Liberia

The United States is to send 3,000 troops to Liberia as part of its response to the Ebola epidemic, the White House said late Monday night. ''U.S. Africa Command will set up a Joint Force Command headquartered in Monrovia, Liberia, to provide regional command and control support to U.S. military activities and facilitate coordination with U.S. government and international relief efforts,'' the White House press office stated. It is not yet clear what the exact tasks of the troops will be. The military will reportedly be ready to build make-shift medical facilities and recruit and organize medical personnel. READ MORE OF THIS




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