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Updated On: Monday, 20 August 2018
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New Ebola Outbreak in DRC

Category : UN Agencies & Departments - Videos

14 May 2018, New York, USA | South-South News

The government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo declared an outbreak of the Ebola virus on May 8 after lab results confirmed two cases of the highly infectious disease. In response, the World Health Organization – the W.H.O. - is rapidly scaling up its operations throughout the country.

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