Excellent article. I understand the reluctance of medical professionals to taking such risks, but I don’t understand why the 1st world can’t at least get the medical professionals and other care givers the supplies they need to battle this.

Absolutely agree. Most of the Ebola isolation wards lack basic stuff like nitrile gloves and similar.. the west should not underestimate this. We are lucky if Ebola does not spread any further.

Alea iacta est ("The die has been cast")