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President of Senegal to visit Vermont

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MONTPELIER, Vt. -

The president of Senegal is comes to Vermont Thursday.

Vermont's National Guard says President Macky Sall will arrive in South Burlington, visit the Statehouse in Montpelier and meet with educational leaders from the state. 

Sall is in the United States for the first ever U.S.-Africa leaders summit in Washington hosted by President Barack Obama.

Much of the focus has centered around the Ebola outbreak. Senegal shares a border with Guinea, where the virus has killed at least 350 people. Senegal's president called the outbreak a threat against humanity.

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