An empty local market area is seen, as Sierra Leone government enforces a three day lock-down on movement of all people in a attempt to fight the Ebola virus, in Freetown, Sierra Leone.
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Sierra Leone lockdown - in 15 seconds

Sierra Leone has declared a three-day curfew aimed at containing Ebola a "success". But some health groups have criticised the lockdown, saying it would destroy trust between patients and doctors.

Sierra Leone has been one of the countries worst affected by the outbreak, with more than 550 of the almost 2,800 deaths so far recorded.

Here's the story - in 15 seconds.

  • 22 Sep 2014
  • From the section Africa
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