The border between Rwanda and the ebola-hit Congo to eight hours to re-open

Rwanda’s border with the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and eight hours after the closure will be open. The border was closed due to a third party, ebolabesmetting in the Community, a large Local city near the border with Rwanda.

It is not clear why the border is still open.

The Congo, said the decision by Rwanda to face. “It’s going to be against the advice of the world health organization (WHO) was in it.”

The WHO-the time from the previous month, as well as international health emergency as possible. While the possibility of a regional spread of ebola is very large, it was advised not to travel, and handelsrestricties to set up.

Two of the ebolapatiënten in the Community has died out. The daughter of one of the victims, it is now the third besmettingsgeval in the city of two million people.

The Red Cross is pleading for a large international humanitarian action, in order for the outbreak to stop it. Relief efforts in the affected areas, it is difficult, in part due to the suspicion on the part of the population.


Ebola outbreak in dr Congo: Why will the virus ever go back?

For nearly two thousand deaths have been reported

It will take place on Thursday, exactly a year ago-that the ebola outbreak has taken place. There are 1.813 and the deaths are counted, believed to have been 2.701 people are infected with the virus.

The current ebola outbreak is the largest ever. Only in the period from 2014 to 2016, this resulted in more deaths: 11,300.


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