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Most severe modern health emergency

13 Oct, 2014

The WHO warns that the virus is ‘the most severe acute health emergency in modern times.’ Director-General Margaret Chan:

I have never seen a health event threaten the very survival of societies and governments in already very poor countries. I have never seen an infectious disease contribute so strongly to potential state failure.

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