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UN Ebola Mission Kicks Off Amid Questions About Safety

As the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has worsened over the past months, countries from Cuba to Denmark to Britain have helped fight the disease. Now, it’s the United Nations’ turn. Based in Ghana, the United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response, known as UNMEER, is the world body’s effort to take the disease down for good. Anthony Banbury, the head of UNMEER, detailed the mission’s goals to reporters in Ghana Tuesday. "The U.N. Mission now really has just one job: to...

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