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Ebola crisis: How should the UK respond?

Prime Minister David Cameron is to chair a meeting of the emergency Cobra committee to discuss the potential threat of Ebola to the UK.

Public Health England chairman Dr David Heymann discusses the measures available to the government both domestically and internationally.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4's Today programme on Wednesday 8 October.

  • 08 Oct 2014
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