Doctors at the Sismanoglio Hospital in Athens on Friday confirmed that a 33-year-old Pakistani national transferred from the migrant detention center of Amygdaleza, north of the capital, after showing symptoms of tuberculosis is not contagious.
There is no risk that other inmates or guards have been infected, hospital authorities assured.
Western countries scrambled to review safety measures at airports and borders amid a mounting wave of fear that West Africa's Ebola outbreak will spread worldwide
A second health worker at the Texas hospital where the first case of Ebola contamination on US soil occurred has tested positive for the disease, the state government said
As part of a broader plan by Greek authorities to avert potential cases of Ebola, the crew of all ships arriving at the cargo terminal of the countrys main port of Piraeus will be obliged to remain on board their vessels until the captain has filled out a special form with details of the ships route and all its stopovers.
The death rate in the Ebola epidemic raging in west Africa has reached around 70 percent, the World Health Organization said
A United Nations medical worker infected with Ebola virus while working in Liberia has died in a hospital in Germany.
German medical authorities said on Tuesday the man - a doctor from Sudan whose name has not been released - died overnight in St. Georg hospital in the city ofLeipzigdespite "intensive medical procedures".
A UN employee infected with the Ebola virus in west Africa has died after arriving in Germany last week for treatment, the hospital said Oct.14.
"There'll be no Ebola epidemic in Europe"
BELGRADE -- Serbian citizens "have no reason" to fear there will be an outbreak of Ebola as "control and prevention measures are being implemented to the greatest extent."
This is what head of the World Health Organization (WHO) Country Office in Serbia Miljana Grbić said on Monday....