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Fort Campbell soldiers expected to return from Africa this weekend

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LOUISVILLE, Ky, (WDRB) -- One-hundred and twenty soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division are returning to Fort Campbell this weekend.

They were deployed to help in the fight against Ebola in West Africa.

While in Africa, they built care centers and trained health care workers to try to stop the spread of the virus.

The soldiers completed a 21 day monitoring period at Fort Bliss in Texas. They'll be arrive at Fort Campbell Saturday afternoon.

Ebola has killed more than 10,000 people in West Africa.

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