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TIME Magazine Names Ebola Workers As ‘Person Of The Year’

TIME: The Ebola Fighters
“…Ebola is a war, and a warning. The global health system is nowhere close to strong enough to keep us safe from infectious disease, and ‘us’ means everyone, not just those in faraway places where this is one threat among many that claim lives every day. The rest of the world can sleep at night because a group of men and women are willing to stand and fight. For tireless acts of courage and mercy, for buying the world time to boost its defenses, for risking, for persisting, for sacrificing and saving, the Ebola fighters are TIME’s 2014 Person of the Year” (12/10).

CNN: Ebola fighters are Time’s ‘Person of the Year’ (McLaughlin, 12/10).
The Guardian: Time magazine names Ebola health workers as its ‘person of the year’ (Glenza, 12/10).
Reuters: Ebola survivors, doctors named “person of the year” by Time (12/10).
U.N. News Centre: U.N. congratulates frontline workers battling Ebola in West Africa (12/10).
USA TODAY: ‘Time’ names ‘Ebola fighters’ as Person of the Year (Stanglin, 12/10).

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