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  • Public relieved after Liberia halts Ebola cremations

    Source: http://www.worldbulletin.net/news/15...ola-cremations

    13:53, 13 January 2015 Tuesday
    Public relieved after Liberia halts Ebola cremations
    The cremation practice is alien to Liberian culture and tradition
    World Bulletin / News Desk

    The Liberian government's recent decision to halt the practice of cremating Ebola victims has come as relief to many Liberians who saw the practice as alien to local tradition.

    "The decision by the government to burn human beings made people scared, including myself," Emmanuel Fallah, a 32-year-old driver in Monrovia, told The Anadolu Agency.

    "If any of my relatives came down with Ebola and died, I would have preferred to… bury the body myself than to see my family member being burned," he said...
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