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More than 1,600 people have died since August in what is the second-deadliest Ebola outbreak in history.
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The Ebola outbreak in the Congo is deadly and won’t be over anytime soon.
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The virus has killed more than 190 people in the country since the outbreak was declared in August.
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An active conflict zone and rising infections among health care workers are helping to spread the deadly disease.
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The news comes just a week after the country announced the end of its ninth Ebola outbreak.
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"It is unacceptable that Virunga’s rangers continue to pay the highest price in defense of our common heritage."
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While Rakhine State smoulders, long-simmering conflicts continue to fly under the radar elsewhere in Myanmar. Clashes between
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by Emma Leathley In April, one of the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s most powerful opposition leadersrequested Secretary
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HuffPost traveled to Congo to document efforts to fight this deadly disease.
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HuffPost traveled to Nigeria and Congo to document the fight against this preventable disease.
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HuffPost traveled to Nigeria and Congo to film the devastating toll that three illnesses take on local people, and what’s being done to help.
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Nearly half the population of Congo is at risk for elephantiasis, which can produce hugely swollen body parts.
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A disease detective calls out the world's apathy toward forgotten illnesses.
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Congo’s doctors are fighting sleeping sickness with scarce resources and too little support.
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The WHO sent a team of experts to Congo this month to try and stop the disease's spread.
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40 million people in the Congo are at risk of river blindness.