In the wake of violent attacks in Butembo in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) that killed a World Health Organization (WHO) responder, two top WHO officials today wrapped up a visit to the city, as the surge of cases continued in the outbreak, with 14 new cases reported.

Also today, African countries near the DRC met in Kampala today to review their Ebola preparedness steps and form new plans for preventing and responding to the possible arrival of the virus within their borders.

High-level visit airs profound worry

Credit: CDC

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