The Ebola virus arrived in Europe today when a flight from Liberia carrying a Spanish priest who has tested positive for the disease touched down in Madrid.
As he began to receive treatment a state of emergency was declared in the West African nation and soldiers were sent to blockade parts of the country to prevent the disease spreading.
ITV News Sejal Karial reports.
A Swansea doctor who took leave to treat Ebola patients in Africa, is back on the wards after three weeks in isolation.
The first British case of Ebola in the outbreak in West Africa has been confirmed. So how would repatriation work are what are the risks?
In a Facebook Q&A on the Ebola virus for ITV News, an expert discussed risks, potential vaccines and what would happen if it came to the UK.