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Congo approves use of Ebola vaccination to fight outbreak

Democratic Republic of Congo’s health ministry has approved the use of a new Ebola vaccine to counter an outbreak of the hemorrhagic fever in northeastern Congo.

The ministry says there’s a ‘Doctors Without Borders’ team that is arriving the country on Monday to validate the protocol with the technical teams

As of Last week, there were two confirmed cases, three probable cases and 37 suspected cases in the country

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