Monrovia Residents in Denial Over Ebola


Residents of the densely populated New Kru Town community in Monrovia are going about their normal business, with some questioning the veracity of news reports that several people died in the area from the deadly Ebola virus.


A woman fetches water from a well in a populated Monrovia slum.

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