Film of the week: The boy who tricked Ebola by Medecins Sans Frontieres
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Film of the week: The boy who tricked Ebola by Medecins Sans Frontieres

19 Sep 2014
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Medecins Sans Frontieres has shared this heartwarming video of an Ebola patient who has defied the odds and has also entertained fellow patients with his dancing.

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Film of the week: The boy who tricked Ebola by Medecins Sans Frontieres

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