• Ebola virus disease - Democratic Republic of the Congo

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    Responding to the Ebola virus disease outbreak in north-eastern parts of the Democratic Republic of the Congo continues to be a multifaceted challenge. By utilising proven public health measures as well as new tools at hand , WHO remains confident the outbreak can be contained and brought to an end.
    During the reporting period , 35 new cases were reported from nine health zones in North Kivu and Ituri provinces: Beni (8), Komanda , Katwa , Vuhovi , Kalunguta , Butembo , Mabalako , Masereka , and Mutwanga. Recent cases in Komanda and Mabalako health zones follow an extended period without...
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