Sierra Leone president defends his reaction to the Ebola crisis.- ( Full Transcript of interview with ITV)

ITV News Correspondent Dan Rivers speaks to Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma. Credit: ITV News/Dan Rivers

  ITV News Correspondent Dan Rivers speaks to Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma. We’d been promised we’d have at least 20 minutes to set up our equipment for an interview with the president of Sierra Leone Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma. ITV News Correspondent Dan Rivers speaks to Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma. Credit: ITV News/Dan More...

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