People pass by Ebola virus health warning signs, in the city of Monrovia, Liberia, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Abbas Dulleh)
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Liberian officials fear Ebola could soon spread through the capital's largest slum, after residents raided a quarantine center for suspected patients and took items including bloody sheets and mattresses.Ebola has killed 1,145 people in West Africa, including 413 in Liberia, according to the World Health Organization.The country has 12 confirmed cases of Ebola, all of which stem from direct contact with the Liberian-American man who flew to Nigeria late last month while ill.Since then three others have died in Nigeria from Ebola, according to figures released over the weekend.Nigeria had 242 people under surveillance but now 61 have been cleared and released, after completing the 21-day period without showing any signs of Ebola, the health ministry said.
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