​Canada restricts visas amid Ebola scare

October 31, 2014 10:24 PM

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​Canada restricts visas amid Ebola scare

TORONTO -- Canada has joined Australia in suspending entry visas for people from Ebola-stricken countries in West Africa in an attempt to keep out the disease.

The Canadian government said Friday it is suspending visa applications for residents and nationals of countries with "widespread and persistent-intense transmission" of the Ebola virus.

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