U.S. soldiers to receive just four hours of training on Ebola virus


Source: Natural News, by J. D. Heyes

Most Americans think that their military is very well-trained, and in most cases, that assumption is correct. However, troops who have been ordered by President Obama to assist with the Ebola outbreak in West Africa got a bare minimum of training before being sent into an area where an incurable Biosafety Level 4 disease is epidemic.

As reported by The Daily Beast (DB), the limited training comes as “American military operations” in Africa “are unfolding quickly,” which has, in turn, forced “the military to come up with some procedures and protocols on the fly.”

The DB further reported that troops preparing to deploy to the hot zones in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea are only getting bare minimum Ebola training — just a few hours’ worth — before departing. Also, the site reported, the first 500 American military personnel have been forced…

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