British Airways Suspends Liberia And Sierra Leone Flights Due To Ebola Outbreak

August 5, 2014 4:13 PM

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LONDON, Aug 5 (Reuters) - British Airways has suspended flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone until the end of the month due to public health concerns, the airline owned by International Airlines Group said on Tuesday.

More than 800 people have died in an outbreak of Ebola in West Africa which began in February in the forests of Guinea. The epicenter has since shifted to neighboring Liberia and Sierra Leone.

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