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Ebola: Chasing a rolling snowball

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For months the world has sat largely idle as an Ebola epidemic has marched steadily from the remote jungles of Guinea to the slums of Liberia and beyond.

On Sept. 16 that changed. President Barack Obama announced the largest-ever humanitarian deployment ......

The US is sending some 3,000 troops to set up treatment centers with 1,700 beds and to train local health workers to deal with the Ebola crisis. Show/Hide caption

The US is sending some 3,000 troops to set up treatment centers with 1,700 beds and to train local health workers to deal with the Ebola crisis. - Abbas Dulleh / The Associated Press

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