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WHO: Ebola epidemic in Congo is over, 130 people are infected and 55 people die

WHO: Ebola epidemic in Congo is over, 130 people are infected and 55 people die

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November 18 according to EFE news agency reported on the 18th, World Health Organization announced today that the end of the Democratic Republic of the Congo Ebola outbreak. 

The epidemic broke out in northwest Congo in June this year. 

The World Health Organization’s Africa Office stated in a report that the virus caused 130 infections, 55 deaths and 75 cures.

WHO congratulates Congo (DRC) on ending the 11th round of Ebola outbreak

OriginalCCTV News 2020-11-18 18:06:25

On the 18th local time, Congo (DRC) announced the end of the 11th round of Ebola epidemic, and WHO congratulated it.

The current round of Ebola outbreak started in the Equateur Province of the Congo (Kinshasa).

The first case was reported 6 months ago. So far, 119 confirmed cases and 11 suspected cases have been found, of which 55 have died and 75 have recovered. WHO And its partners vaccinated more than 40,000 high-risk groups locally.