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"The Ebola Outbreak in West Africa"
MELIANDOU, GUINEA - DECEMBER 14: Etienne Oumouno, father of the late Emile Oumouno, 2, the Ebola victim who is believed to have triggered the current outbreak, stands for a portrait, in front of his grandfathers house on December 14, 2014 in the village of Meliandou near Gueckedou, Guinea. Emile Oumouno, 2, died at 1am on the 28th of December 2013 and was buried on a path, due to local tradition. Emile an Ebola victim, is believed to have triggered the current outbreak, in Guinea, and who scientists believe, may have been infected by playing in a hollow tree housing a colony of bats.