Asia casts a weary eye on Ebola's spread

October 26, 2014 11:53 AM

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Asia casts a weary eye on Ebola's spread

SINGAPORE - The longer the Ebola outbreak rages in West Africa, the greater chance a traveler infected with the virus touches down in an Asian city.

How quickly any case is detected - and the measures taken once it is - will determine whether the virus takes hold in a region where billions live in poverty and public health systems are often very weak. Governments are ramping up response plans, stepping up surveillance at airports and considering...

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