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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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Obama promises help as African nations battle Ebola

President Obama has promised the US will do everything it can to help the West African nations where people have been struck down with the Ebola Virus.

More than 900 people have died after contracting the disease and the World Health Organisation the time may have come to try emergency experimental treatments.

ITV News Washington Correspondent Robert Moore reports.

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