President Obama getting updated on EBOLA outbreak


Obama briefed on Ebola outbreak as U.S. agencies provide support -U.S. official

WASHINGTON, July 28 (Reuters) – President Barack Obama is getting updates on the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria, an administration official said on Monday, noting U.S. agencies had increased their assistance in the past several weeks.


The outbreak of the highly infectious disease has killed 672 people. The United States has been providing supplies including personal protective equipment, the administration official said.