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Congo announces end of Ebola outbreak in east, second deadliest on record

25 June 2020, 3:26 PM

The second-largest Ebola outbreak on record is over after nearly two years and more than 2,200 deaths, Democratic Republic of Congo said on Thursday, even as a separate flare-up of the virus continued on the other side of the country.

Up to 17 infected, 11 dead in new Ebola outbreak in Congo

15 June 2020, 2:46 PM

The Democratic Republic of Congo has recorded up to 17 Ebola cases in a new outbreak of the deadly virus in the western province of Equateur, and 11 of those infected have died, medical authorities said on Monday.

Up to 12 infected in Congo’s new Ebola outbreak: WHO

8 June 2020, 8:31 PM

Up to 12 people have been found infected with Ebola in a new outbreak of the deadly disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Monday.

DRC hit by second Ebola outbreak amid COVID-19 battle

2 June 2020, 12:48 PM

Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo say there’s been a new Ebola outbreak in the western city of Mbandaka.

Congo confirms new Ebola case

1 June 2020, 7:12 PM

Democratic Republic of Congo declared a new Ebola epidemic on Monday in the western city of Mbandaka, more than 1,000 km away from an ongoing outbreak of the same deadly virus in the east.



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