As Ebola Death Toll Tops 4,000, World Response Still Lacking
The World Health Organization says 4,000 people have died during the current Ebola outbreak as the global response still lags behind the virus.By Matt Picht | October 10, 2014
The Ebola epidemic in West Africa has hit another grim milestone: The World Health Organization reports over 4,000 people have been killed by the virus during the current outbreak.
And health officials have been issuing increasingly dire warnings about the epidemic.
CDC DIRECTOR THOMAS FRIEDEN VIA WORLD BANK: "The only thing like this has been AIDS. And we have to work now to make sure this is not the next AIDS."