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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 virus is 'threatening everybody'

The outbreak of the Ebola virus is "threatening everybody," according to the foreign minister of Sierra Leone.

Dr. Samura Kamara told ITV News: "We are hopeful this crisis will create a deeper momentum for the whole world to treat Ebola as a threat to humanity such as HIV and Aids."

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