Today in the News: Peace Corps removed from areas hit by Ebola virus

“The agency has been and will continue to closely monitor the outbreak of the virus in collaboration with leading experts from the (U.S.) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Department of State.” – Statement from the Peace Corps, which today announced hundreds of volunteers will be withdrawn from the areas most affected by the Ebola virus. Two volunteer workers last week were confirmed to have the virus, for which there is no known cure.

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