Sen. Coons Asks U.S. Defense Secretary To Bring ‘Majority’ Of Troops Home From Ebola Efforts

The Hill: Dem: Bring troops home from Ebola hot zones
“Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) is calling for a major shift in the strategy to contain Ebola in West Africa, urging military leaders to bring home a ‘majority’ of U.S. troops. ‘The United States went to West Africa with a strategy that has made a historic difference, but now that strategy should evolve,’ Coons, who recently returned from West Africa, wrote in a letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel…” (Ferris, 1/9).

The KFF Daily Global Health Policy Report summarized news and information on global health policy from hundreds of sources, from May 2009 through December 2020. All summaries are archived and available via search.

The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Headquarters: 185 Berry St., Suite 2000, San Francisco, CA 94107 | Phone 650-854-9400
Washington Offices and Barbara Jordan Conference Center: 1330 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 | Phone 202-347-5270

www.kff.org | Email Alerts: kff.org/email | facebook.com/KaiserFamilyFoundation | twitter.com/kff

Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues, the Kaiser Family Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco, California.