Medical staff working with Medecins sans Frontieres prepare to bring food to patients kept in an isolation area at an Ebola treatment center in Kailahun, Sierra Leone. (Stringer/Reuters/Landov)
Sierra Leone has declared a state of emergency and called in troops to quarantine Ebola victims, joining neighboring Liberia in imposing controls as the death toll from the outbreak of the virus hit 729 in West Africa. The World Health Organization said it would launch a $100 million response plan on Friday. [Full Story]
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