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Liberia : Liberia wrongly attributed fatalities to Ebola
on 2014/12/2 20:18:33
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Click to see original Image in a new windowLiberian officials have wrongly ascribed about 1,000 deaths in the West African country to the deadly Ebola virus, the World Health Organization (WHO) says.

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Liberia : Liberian president replaces health minister over Ebola
on 2014/11/17 20:07:09
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Click to see original Image in a new windowThe Liberian health minister has been sacked by the president who has been under intense pressure over her government's response to the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus.

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Liberia : Liberia top medical authority in Ebola quarantine
on 2014/9/29 20:46:29
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Liberia's chief medical authority has quarantined herself following her deputy’s death from the deadly Ebola disease.

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Liberia : Ebola-hit Liberia sacks absentee ministers
on 2014/8/27 20:23:57
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Click to see original Image in a new windowLiberia’s President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has fired ministers and top government officials who defied an order to come back to the African country which is fighting against the deadly Ebola epidemic.

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Liberia : Liberians take to streets to protest over Ebola
on 2014/8/5 20:19:16
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Click to see original Image in a new windowPeople in Liberia have taken to the streets to protest against bodies left for days in the streets and houses of the Ebola-hit country.

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Liberia : Liberian president's son quits as head of state oil firm
on 2013/9/18 19:36:04
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The son of Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has resigned as chairman of the West African nation's state oil company

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Liberia : Liberian president leaves for India visit
on 2013/9/10 16:36:52
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Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has departed the country for a five-day state visit to India, where she will be awarded the prestigious Indira Gandhi Prize, according to an official statement reaching here on Monday.

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Liberia : Rampant police corruption harms Liberia's progress: report
on 2013/8/22 22:10:28
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Rampant police corruption is impeding Liberia's development a decade after its 14-year civil war ended, and abuses should be reined in as the United Nations scales back its presence in the West African country, Human Rights Watch said.

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Liberia : Liberian president dismisses several officials for corruption
on 2013/7/9 20:09:25
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Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Monday dismissed several officials in fight against corruption in the West African country.

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Liberia : After Liberia massacre, a neglected mass grave
on 2013/6/5 17:48:03
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Birds twittering in the trees are among the few signs of life in Carter Camp, an abandoned former workers' housing compound now overgrown with untamed grass and where hundreds of bodies are buried in an unmarked mass grave.

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Liberia : Religious leaders launch anti-same sex marriage campaign in Liberia
on 2012/11/13 19:00:03
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Liberian religious leaders, including Christians, Muslims and traditionalists have launched a campaign to solicit 100,000 signatures to oppose the legalization of same-sex marriage and decriminalization of sodomy.

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Liberia : Liberia, World Bank moves to improve fiscal transparency
on 2012/10/23 19:26:10
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The Liberian government in partnership with the World Bank and other international partners Monday launched the Integrated Public Financial Management Reform Project (IPFMRP) to strengthen fiscal discipline and enhance transparency and accountability in Liberia.

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Liberia : Govt Rejects Rebel Training Claims
on 2012/10/20 18:21:38
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The Liberian Government has strongly condemned a recent United Nations Panel of Experts report, which claimed several Ivorian rebel training bases have been identified in eastern Liberia.

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Liberia : More than 60 inmates escape from Liberian prison
on 2012/10/6 13:28:46
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MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — State-run media says more than 60 inmates have broken out of prison in the West African nation of Liberia.

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Liberia : Liberia: Opposition outrage at president
on 2012/10/3 14:59:25
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MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia's opposition is outraged by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's recent admission that some of her supporters hid their sons' cards to prevent them from voting against her in 2005.

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Liberia : One-quarter of Liberia handed to loggers, report
on 2012/9/5 13:42:14
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MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — International logging companies are skirting the rules and have used a loophole in Liberian law which has granted them access to as much as one-quarter of Liberia's landmass, according to London-based watchdog group Global Witness.

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Liberia : Liberia's Sirleaf suspends son, 45 other top officials
on 2012/8/22 13:46:04
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Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has suspended 46 government officials, including her son, for failing to declare their assets, the presidency said Tuesday.

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Liberia : Liberia arrests four over Ivory Coast attacks
on 2012/7/31 13:25:25
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Liberia has arrested four more suspects in connection with an attack on the Ivory Coast border last month in which seven UN peacekeepers were killed, a statement said Monday.

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Liberia : Liberia's Sirleaf moves to boost press freedom
on 2012/7/24 16:10:00
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Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Monday signed a pledge drawn up by global media rights bodies to boost press freedom and stop the criminal prosecution of journalists.

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Liberia : Liberia's Taylor plans to appeal 50-year sentence
on 2012/6/20 13:55:33
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Lawyers for Liberian ex-president Charles Taylor have informed a UN-backed court that they plan to appeal his 50-year prison sentence for war crimes, according to a court document seen Tuesday.

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