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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Ebola 'poses no significant' risk to the US public

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has tried to calm fears of an Ebola outbreak as two American aid workers infected with the virus are flown home:

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