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New attack on Ebola center in Congo; 1 militia member killed

Militia members attacked an Ebola treatment center hours after another attack killed a staffer with the World Health Organization, a Congolese official said Saturday. Butembo citys deputy mayor, Patrick Kambale Tsiko, told The Associated Press that the attackers armed with machetes tried to burn down the center in Katwa district overnight. Military and police guarding… Read More »

American Doctor Flown To Nebraska Medical Center After Possible Ebola Exposure

An American doctor working in the Democratic Republic of Congo, who may have been exposed to the Ebola virus, was recently flown to Nebraska Medical Center for further monitoring and evaluation, according to a statement from hospital officials. Nebraska Medical Center is Omaha, Nebraska. (Credit: Associated Press) Ongoing monitoring of the person is taking place… Read More »