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The Imam Khomeini International Airport in Tehran and the Mashhad international airport are monitoring international arrivals to check for any signs of the deadly Ebola virus disease.

Accordingly, necessary measures have been taken to check passengers from the central and western African corridors at the two airports, said Mohammad Soroush, an official of the health ministry's communicable diseases department, reports IRNA.

The World Health Organization (WHO) has recorded over 5,300 cases in Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Nigeria and Senegal, with over 2600 deaths due to the deadly virus.