US Gives More Aid To Liberia To Fight Ebola

The U.S. Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development and the U.S. Ebola Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART), sent more than 16 tons of medical equipment and emergency supplies to Liberia.

The items include 10,000 sets of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE); two water treatment units and two water portable water tanks, capable of holding 10,000 liters of water each and 100 rolls of plastic sheeting, which can used in the construction of Ebola treatment centers

The supplies will be distributed in partnership with the Liberian government, World Food Program (WFP), and local partners to places of need around Liberia.