The US military has enlisted a new germ‑killing weapon in the fight against Ebola -- a four‑wheeled robot that can disinfect a room in minutes with pulses of ultraviolet light.
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Madagascar has been hit with an outbreak of plague, with 119 confirmed cases and 40 deaths, the World Health Organization said.
Liberia has set itself the target of halting Ebola by the end of the year, but the battle is far from over in the rest of west Africa.
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