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ABUJA (Reuters) - The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared Nigeria Ebola free on Monday, after a 42 day period with no new cases elapsed. "Nigeria is now free of Ebola," WHO representative Rui Gama Vaz told a news conference in the capital Abuja. "This is a spectacular success story".
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists say the U.S.-led coalition has launched new airstrikes on Islamic State positions in Kobani, following overnight airdrops of weapons to Kurdish fighters in the Syrian border town.