DR Congo Ebola outbreak an emergency of global concern: WHO (24)

The Asian Age 2019.07.18 17:18
AFP The Ebola virus is highly contagious and has an average fatality rate of around 50 percent. The year-old Ebola epidemic in eastern DR Congo, the second deadliest on record, has largely been contained to remote areas, but this week saw a patient diagnosed with the virus in provincial capital Goma, the first case in a major urban hub.
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