The death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has risen to 1,350, the World Health Organisation has said.
And 221 new suspected, probable and confirmed cases were reported in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone between August 17 and 18.
As it reaches seven months since the Ebola outbreak started we take a look at the timeline of events leading up to the spread of the virus.
More than 100 British personnel are arriving in Sierra Leone to combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Here's what else the UK is doing.
A man has been filmed helping an Ebola patient onto a plane without wearing any protective equipment.