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Ebola crisis: Infected doctor Kent Brantly arrives in Atlanta

3 August 2014 Last updated at 04:44 BST

A US doctor infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Liberia has arrived in the US for treatment at a specialised unit in Atlanta, Georgia.

Dr Kent Brantly arrived in a specially equipped private plane at a military base before being driven to Emory University Hospital.

Fellow infected US aid worker Nancy Writebol is expected to follow shortly.

Tom Esslemont reports.

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