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Ebola United Nations

Airlines suspend flights

27 Aug, 2014

Airlines suspend flights through the three nation crisis zone. Air France temporarily suspends services to Sierra Leone, leaving its capital Freetown and Monrovia in neighbouring Liberia with just one regular service, from Royal Air Morocco. Air France:

In light of the analysis of the situation and as requested by the French government, Air France confirms it is maintaining its program of flights to and from Guinea and Nigeria.

Not all authorities agree with more severe isolation. Nabarro:

By isolating the country, it makes it difficult for the UN to do its work.

WHO expresses their concern in regards to aggressive isolation. Fukuda:

Pilots and others, as well as passengers, generally have very low risk of Ebola infection.