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Health inspectors check Pakistan's Ebola plans

25 November 2014 Last updated at 09:49 GMT

A World Health Organisation Ebola assessment team has arrived in Islamabad and will visit hospitals and the airport to gauge the country's preparedness for controlling an outbreak if or when any cases arise.

Pakistan is among several countries the WHO mission is visiting including neighbouring Afghanistan.

The BBC's Shaimaa Khalil spoke to Dr Michel Thieren, WHO representative in Pakistan, about the risk of Ebola in the country.