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  8/12/2014, Av 16, 5774

Spanish Priest, Miguel Pajares, Dies of Ebola Virus


Father Miguel Pajares, who contracted the Ebola virus while working with an NGO in Liberia to help the victims of the virus's latest outbreak, has just died of the illness.

The 75-year-old priest is the first European who has been infected by this outbreak of Ebola, and had received one of the world's few doses of an experimental drug to fight the virus.