Cameron calls on EU to double Ebola funding

David Cameron has called for EU leaders to double their funding in the fight against Ebola to £800 million.

It comes after one of the doctors who discovered the virus, Professor Peter Piot, said the rest of Europe was not doing enough to tackle the epidemic.

Downing Street said the current total contribution from the EU was just £400 million.

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Plane with Ebola-infected patient arrives in the U.S.

A plane carrying one of two U.S. aid workers infected with the deadly Ebola virus has arrived in the United States, touching down in Atlanta, Georgia.

The plane was carrying Dr. Kent Brantly. The second American, missionary Nancy Writebol, is due to be transported on a later flight, as the plane is only equipped to carry one patient at a time.

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