Orphans in Freetown, Sierra Leone
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Ebola orphans cast out by communities

More than 10,000 children are thought to have been orphaned by Ebola in West Africa, with the majority in Sierra Leone.

Many of these children fell ill themselves but survived, and now they are being shunned by communities terrified of catching the virus.

Tulip Mazumdar reports.

  • 16 Jan 2015
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