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  • DFA monitoring Ebola outbreak in DR Congo

    The Philippine government is closely monitoring the situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where at least 142 Filipinos are based.
  • Congo's Ebola outbreak exceeds 600 cases, WHO says

    VIENNA There are now more than 600 confirmed or probable cases of Ebola in Congo, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday.
  • Ebola outbreak in Congo surpasses 600 cases amid more violence

    The Democratic Republic of Congo has reached a grim new milestone in the Ebola outbreak that began August 1: The total number of probable patients is 608 as of Wednesday, with 368 deaths, the Ministry of Health said. An additional 29 people who doctors suspect may be sick with Ebola are under investigation. The ministry also reported that 207 people have recovered from the life-threatening illness.

  • The Latest: Protesters in Congo’s Ebola zone demand to vote

    KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — The Latest on Congo’s presidential election (all times local): 3:25 p.m. Hundreds of protesters have marched in the streets of Beni in eastern Congo demanding the right to vote in Sunday’s