Two of the ebolabesmettingen 700 miles from the previous outbreak in the Congo

In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, are two of the new cases of ebola are confirmed. One of the two affected individuals died. Of the new infections were in accordance with the local authorities to be established in the province of South Kivu, which is 700 km away from the previous outbreak in Goma, in the eastern province of North Kivu.

It’s going to be a 24-year-old woman and her child. The women who were vaccinated had also died Tuesday after a bus and a boat to go to South Kivu, was travelling. A overheidsteam 120 of the contacts of the female are identified, and in the meantime, twenty of them have been vaccinated.

The virus has reached Goma, the largest city in the East of Congo, in mid-July. Three of the inhabitants of this town were infected, and two of them were to die.

After these deaths, the decided neighboring country of Rwanda, a temporary border closing, except to the Congolese that Rwanda’s future. The limit was eight hours and will be open again.

The world health organization (WHO) called for in the earlier ebola outbreaks, in Congo, on the 17th of July, to be an international health emergency.

The time in Congo is prevalent since August of 2018, and up to now, more than eighteen hundred people are killed. More than 2,500 people have been infected.


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