The doctor who was flown to the US to be treated for Ebola after contracting the disease while working in Liberia has thanked his friends and family for their support.
Dr Kent Brantly, who was serving with Samaritan's Purse at the time, said his prayers had been answered.
I am thrilled to be alive, to be well, and to be reunited with my family.
I cannot thank you enough for your prayers and your support.
He moved to Liberia with his family in October last year.
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