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Cuban doctor working in Sierra Leone diagnosed with Ebola
Cuban doctor working in Sierra Leone diagnosed with Ebola

A member of the 165-member medical team Cuba sent to fight Ebola in Sierra Leone has been diagnosed with the disease, according to state media. Dr. Felix Baez Sarria is being treated by British doctors in Africa but will be transferred to a special unit in Geneva at the recommendation of the World Health Organization, Cuban state media said, citing the island's Ministry of Public Health. Cuba won global praise for sending at least 256 medical workers to Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea to help treat Ebola patients as the disease spread in West Africa. Cuban officials have emphasized the medics' high state of readiness for the mission, saying the doctors, nurses and support...

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