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Liberian neighborhood quarantined to stop Ebola

Liberian neighborhood quarantined to stop Ebola

MONROVIA , Liberia, Aug. 20 (UPI) --In an effort to stop the spread of the Ebola virus, a neighborhood in Monrovia, Liberia, was quarantined and an army-enforced curfew was established.
Ed Adamczyk
Liberia, Sierra Leone fight Ebola with blockades

Liberia, Sierra Leone fight Ebola with blockades

MONROVIA , Liberia, Aug. 7 (UPI) --Liberia's army is preventing residents of western regions of the country affected by the Ebola outbreak from traveling to the capital, Monrovia.
Ed Adamczyk
Liberia shutters schools in response to Ebola outbreak

Liberia shutters schools in response to Ebola outbreak

MONROVIA, Liberia, July 30 (UPI) --Liberia announced Wednesday it will close all schools and place non-essential government employees on mandatory leave to stem the spread of the Ebola virus.
JC Finley
Liberia shuts most borders in response to Ebola outbreak

Liberia shuts most borders in response to Ebola outbreak

MONROVIA, Liberia, July 28 (UPI) --In response to the deadly Ebola virus infecting West African countries, Liberia has decided to close most of its border crossings.
JC Finley

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, Nov. 11, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013.
By United Press International

List of Nobel Peace Prize winners

OSLO, Norway, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- List of Nobel Peace Prize winners:

China backs Liberian peacekeepers

BEIJING, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- The Chinese government said it was sending 140 members of a police unit to deploy alongside U.N. peacekeepers in Liberia.

Liberia has work to do, president says

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Liberia has come a long way since the end of civil war, notably with its economy, but still has a long way to go on the road to recovery, its president said.

No one passes University of Liberia's entrance exam

MONROVIA, Liberia, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Not a single person passed this year's test to gain admission to the University of Liberia, mostly because of a lack of English skills, a school official said.

U.S. warns of violence in Ivory Coast

WASHINGTON, May 17 (UPI) -- The security situation in Ivory Coast could quickly deteriorate despite recent security gains, the U.S. State Department warned.

Guinea's army leader killed in plane crash

MONROVIA, Liberia, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- The leader of Guinea's army and some other Guinean officials were killed in an airplane crash in Liberia Monday, officials said.

Liberian oil sector gains interest

WEST LEEDERVILLE, Australia, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Africa Petroleum Corp., an Australian company, announced that it started tapping into oil deposits situated off the coast of Liberia.

U.N. names official to Liberian mission

MONROVIA, Liberia, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- The United Nations announced the deployment of a new top official for Liberia in an effort to support the country's peaceful transition to a stable democracy.

Liberian anti-crime measures gain support

MONROVIA, Liberia, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Liberia's fledgling crime prevention campaign has been given support from the United Nations' top police official.
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Republic of Liberia President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf speaks to the Joint Sessions of Congress, in Washington on March 15, 2006. (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)
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