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The World Health Organization has said that the efforts at ending the current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo are being hampered by “political games”. An official of the global health body said on Monday that there is alot of distrust for those from outside the country helping to end the crisis. WHO […]

DR Congo: Ending Ebola outbreak hampered by 'political games' - Africa Feeds

DR Congo: Ending Ebola outbreak hampered by 'political games' - Africa Feeds

Attempts to end the second worst Ebola outbreak on record are being hampered by "political games" and distrust of outsiders in two towns in Democratic Republic of Congo, a senior World Health Organization official said on Monday.Attempts to end the second worst Ebola outbreak on record are being hampered by "political games" and distrust of outsiders in two towns in Democratic Republic of Congo, a senior World Health Organization official said on Monday.

Efforts to end Ebola outbreak in Congo hindered by ‘political games’: WHO - National | Globalnews.ca

Armed militia and public mistrust in eastern Congo is making progress to stop the virus 'impossible'. Each time the response is halted, there is a spike in cases, agencies said.Armed militia and public mistrust in eastern Congo is making progress to stop the virus 'impossible'. Each time the response is halted, there is a spike in cases, agencies said.

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Police and soldiers repelled an attack on an Ebola treatment centre in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) overnight, killing one assailant, a government official said Monday.Police and soldiers repelled an attack on an Ebola treatment centre in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) overnight, killing one assailant, a government official said Monday.

Ebola centre attacker killed in DRC

“.@CDCgov & @EmoryUniversity have been instrumental in combating the spread of Ebola. I shared my concerns on the current outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo w/ @USAID Administrator Mark Green today. It's critical we continue to work together: https://t.co/eqqqybLF0E”

Johnny Isakson on Twitter: ".@CDCgov & @EmoryUniversity have been instrumental in combating the spread of Ebola. I shared my concerns on the current outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo w/ @USAID Administrator Mark Green today. It's critical we continue to work together: https://t.co/eqqqybLF0E"

“Ebola is on the move again, this time in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Instability, distrust of responders, and misinformation are making things worse. https://t.co/dy74xEooMf”

Fareed Zakaria on Twitter: "Ebola is on the move again, this time in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Instability, distrust of responders, and misinformation are making things worse.… https://t.co/7nbPWpf1Id"

“Really proud of all the @DFID_UK staff working with @WHO + @MinSanteRDC to get treatment + vaccinations to all those living through the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Watch DFID’s Yolande Wright talk about the difference #UKaid’s work is making right now 👇 https://t.co/9LsXRM4gMw”

Matthew Rycroft on Twitter: "Really proud of all the @DFID_UK staff working with @WHO + @MinSanteRDC to get treatment + vaccinations to all those living through the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Watch DFID’s Yolande Wright talk about the difference #UKaid’s work is making right now 👇… https://t.co/lI4Z4ccwDF"

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Attempts to end the second worst Ebola outbreak on record are being hampered by 'political games' and distrust of outsiders in two towns in Democratic Republic of Congo, a senior World Health Organisation official said on Monday.Attempts to end the second worst Ebola outbreak on record are being hampered by 'political games' and distrust of outsiders in two towns in Democratic Republic of Congo, a senior World Health Organisation official said on Monday.

Political games hinder efforts to end Ebola outbreak in Congo: WHO

Despite the gravity of the outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, some health experts say an emergency declaration could inflame the situation.Despite the gravity of the outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, some health experts say an emergency declaration could inflame the situation.

Could an emergency declaration over Ebola make a bad situation worse?

Police and soldiers repelled an attack on an Ebola treatment centre in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo overnight, killing one assailant, a...Police and soldiers repelled an attack on an Ebola treatment centre in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo overnight, killing one assailant, a government official said Monday. The dead man ...

Ebola centre attacker killed in DR Congo – Punch Newspapers

Police and soldiers repelled an attack on an Ebola treatment centre in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo overnight, killing one assailant, a government official said Monday. The dead man ...

Ebola centre attacker killed in DR Congo – Punch Newspapers

Fifty-six new cases bring the outbreak total to 1,705, including more than 100 infected health workers.Fifty-six new cases bring the outbreak total to 1,705, including more than 100 infected health workers.

Ebola cases top 1,700 in DRC as 4 health workers infected | CIDRAP