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IOM suspends some Ebola screening after three aid workers killed in South Sudan

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JUBA (HeadlineNews) – The U.N. migration agency has suspended some screening services for Ebola after three of its aid workers were killed in South Sudan,
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WHO says no new Ebola cases in Goma, vaccinates over 1,300

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FILE PHOTO: A young woman reacts as a health worker injects her with the Ebola vaccine, in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, August 5, 2019.

Second Ebola case detected in eastern Congo’s main city

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FILE PHOTO: A man washes his hands after Ebola screening upon entering the General Hospital in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, July 15, 2019. REUTERS/Olivia

WHO says it could use more U.S. help on the ground in Ebola fight

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GENEVA (HeadlineNews) – The United States could bolster the battle against the Ebola virus in Democratic Republic of Congo by allowing more of its experts

Deployment of second Ebola vaccine would not be quick fix, experts warn

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GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (HeadlineNews) – The resignation of Congo’s health minister in the midst of the country’s worst Ebola outbreak could clear the

Congo minister’s resignation over Ebola snub could unblock new vaccine

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GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (HeadlineNews) – Congo’s health minister resigned on Monday after being stripped of responsibility for managing the country’s Ebola outbreak, potentially
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WHO says investigators conclude Ebola victim did not enter Rwanda

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GENEVA (HeadlineNews) – A Congolese woman who may have spread the deadly Ebola virus in Uganda did not go to Rwanda or the Congolese city
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WHO sounds Ebola alarm as risks intensify

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GENEVA (HeadlineNews) – The World Health Organization on Wednesday declared Congo’s Ebola outbreak an international health emergency, sounding a rarely used global alarm after the
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WHO declares Ebola outbreak is international health emergency

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FILE PHOTO: A logo is pictured on the World Health Organization (WHO) headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, November 22, 2017. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/ GENEVA (HeadlineNews) – The

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