WHO concerned but ‘reasonably confident’ on international Ebola spread

October 24, 2014 8:25 AM

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WHO concerned but ‘reasonably confident’ on international Ebola spread

GENEVA/LONDON: The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday it was “reasonably confident” that the Ebola virus plaguing three West African countries had not spread into neighbouring states.

Asked whether countries such as Guinea Bissau and Ivory Coast might have cases of the disease crossing their borders without knowing about or reporting them, WHO assistant director general Keiji Fukuda said he considered that unlikely.

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