Ebola

Liberia records new Ebola death, months after end of its outbreak

In this photo taken Saturday, March 26, 2015, a boy, stands next to a place that was used to stack bodys of Ebola victims at a crematorium in Boys Town on the outskirts of Monrovia, Liberia. As Liberia marks the second anniversary Wednesday of its first confirmed Ebola cases, many neighbors say they want to see the crematorium torn down so they can try to forget that terrible time. (AP Photo/ Abbas Dulleh)

In this photo taken Saturday, March 26, 2015, a boy, stands next to a place that was used to stack bodys of Ebola victims at a crematorium in Boys Town on the outskirts of Monrovia, Liberia. As Liberia marks the second anniversary Wednesday of its first confirmed Ebola cases, many neighbors say they want to see the crematorium torn down so they can try to forget that terrible time. (AP Photo/ Abbas Dulleh)

A woman has died of Ebola in Liberia, months after the West African nation was declared free of the deadly virus and weeks after neighboring Guinea also recorded a new flare-up, health officials said on Friday.

"A young lady in her early thirties died of Ebola yesterday at the Redemption Hospital," a senior health ministry official said. A hospital worker also confirmed the woman had tested positive for the disease.

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