A tourist poses next to Jeff Hulbert from Annapolis, Maryland, dressed in a protective suit and mask demanding for a halt of all flights from West Africa, outside the White House in Washington on Thursday. Photo: AFP

US Congress, Republicans step-up demands for Ebola travel ban

Calls to exclude travellers put pressure on Obama administration as president says he is considering appointing a 'czar' to oversee the response to the disease

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A tourist poses next to Jeff Hulbert from Annapolis, Maryland, dressed in a protective suit and mask demanding for a halt of all flights from West Africa, outside the White House in Washington on Thursday. Photo: AFP
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