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Democratic Republic of Congo

Over 2,000 people dead in DR Congo Ebola outbreak: WHO

The organisation added that most of the cases were reported in North Kivu province.

30 Aug 2019 5:25 PM

Denis Mukwege: Healer of DR Congo's wounds becomes Nobel laureate

Nobel Peace Prize co-winner had been repeatedly nominated for work with gang rape victims from conflicts that have ravaged his homeland.

05 Oct 2018 3:25 PM

WHO's Congo Ebola plan assumes 100-300 cases over three months

The plan also sets out targets for the disease response, including that 100 percent of new cases should come from known contacts.

30 May 2018 9:22 AM

Mass vaccinations can't prevent Ebola outbreaks

Ebola virus outbreak control depends on surveillance and the isolation of cases, according to the study.

11 May 2018 8:26 AM

17 deaths reported in Congo as Ebola outbreak confirmed

It is the ninth time Ebola has been recorded in the central African nation, whose eastern Ebola river gave the deadly virus its name.

09 May 2018 8:29 AM

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100 rebels killed in DR Congo strikes, says Uganda army

‘Those who survived are roaming in areas of North Kivu, but forces are pursuing them,’ said defence ministry spokesperson.

28 Dec 2017 2:51 PM

'Was forced to kill my best friend,' says former Congo child soldier

Millions of people died between 1996 and 2003 as conflict caused hunger and disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

16 Nov 2016 3:24 PM

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