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U.N. worker dies of Ebola in German hospital


USA Today
By Kim Hjelmgaard

A United Nations employee receiving treatment in Germany for Ebola has died from the disease, a hospital in Leipzig said Tuesday.

The unnamed patient was being treated at St. Georg hospital, the Associated Press reported. The 53-year-old contracted the virus while working in Liberia.

The man died despite "intensive medical procedures," the hospital said.

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