Ebola in Spain: second nurse admitted to hospital

Positive Ebola test in Spain.

Positive Ebola test in Spain. Image by Contando Estrelas / CC BY-SA 2.0

After a nurse tested positive for Ebola in Spain early this week, a second nurse was admitted to hospital on Tuesday night after developing a fever. Both nurses were part of a group of medical staff that treated two priests infected with Ebola. An internet campaign has been started to save the life of the sick nurse’s dog, after authorities threatened to put it down as a precaution. So far 135,000 have signed a petition to keep the dog alive. Read more: elpais.com plus theguardian.com

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