12 people had been infected with Ebola in the outbreak of the deadly disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Monday
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India and the Republic of Congo enjoy warm and friendly relations.
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The passengers and the bus driver will begin getting vaccinations on Monday.
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WHO emergencies chief Dr. Peter Salama late Thursday called it 'a sad toll'.
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Six cases were reported in children aged between 2 and 17 and one case was in a pregnant woman.
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Virologists have already warned the situation is ‘hard to control’ because the cases are in a conflict zone, roamed by armed militias.
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The treatment was developed using the antibodies of the survivor of an Ebola outbreak in the western Congolese city of Kikwit in 1995.
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The experimental vaccine normally needs to be kept at 80 degrees Celsius below freezing.
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Ebola is believed to be spread over long distances by bats and can turn up in bush meat sold at food markets throughout Congo.
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In contrast to past Ebola outbreaks health workers have moved quickly to halt Congo’s latest epidemic.
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Health officials working hard to get out accurate information about deadly hemorrhagic fever but face significant mistrust.
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So far, 52 confirmed, likely or suspected cases of the deadly virus have been registered in DRC, including 22 deaths.
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Ebola spreads through contact with bodily fluids and is both highly infectious and extremely lethal.
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Distrust towards western medicines fuelled by a history of colonisation is causing problems for health responders.
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One of the deaths occurred in Mbandaka, according to a daily healthy ministry bulletin.
23 May 2018 8:29 AM
The nurse's death brings the toll to 27, with 49 cases of hemorrhagic fever, of which 22 have been confirmed as Ebola.
22 May 2018 3:06 PM
UN's WHO put death toll at 26, with three new cases in country's sprawling northwest confirmed by the country's health minister.
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An Ebola epidemic killed more than 11,300 people in West Africa in 2013 to 2016.
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The World Health Organization held an emergency meeting on Friday and called the risk to the public in Congo "very high".
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Health Ministry said vaccinations would start at weekend, first time vaccine would come into use since it was developed two years ago.
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