Ebola is a health crisis ‘unparalleled in modern times’ according to the United Nations, while US President Barack Obama has described tackling the outbreak as a ‘daunting task’. The Salvation Army has launched an emergency response in the West African nations of Liberia and Sierra Leone.


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18 November 2014
Video footage of The Salvation Army's Ebola response in Liberia

6 November 2014
An interview with The Salvation Army's General Secretary in Liberia
Major Samuel Amponsah, the General Secretary of Liberia Command speaks about The Salvation Army’s ongoing response to the Ebola epidemic

28 October 2014
New photos of Salvation Army Ebola response in Liberia
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17 October 2014
The Salvation Army Continues 'Responsive and Appropriate' Reaction to Ebola Epidemic
The Salvation Army is continuing to address and monitor the Ebola epidemic in west Africa, with particular focus on Sierra Leone and Liberia

17 September 2014
The Salvation Army continues to battle ‘unparalleled’ health crisis in Liberia 
The Salvation Army is now stepping up its emergency response in the West African nation of Liberia as the Ebola situation continues to deteriorate

10 September 2014
The Salvation Army responds to Ebola outbreak in Liberia 
The Salvation Army has joined the fight against this deadly disease through a number of initiatives in the West African nation