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UN: Kongo continues to be the second-largest female outbreak in Africa | New



Secretary-General of the UN General AssemblyThe UN), Stephane Dujarric, on Wednesday informed the Democratic Republic Kongo It has the second highest occurrence ebola African history, recorded in the west of Africa (2014-2016).

Dujarric has said that the disease has spread to the south of the country, expanding to the remaining areas of conflict, hindering the work of medical workers.

From July to July, 752 cases were confirmed, including 30% for children. In addition, 461 people were killed and 54 were suspected of being infected.

Unicef's work

United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) Congolese Congress, Gianfranco Rotigliano, said the work has been expanded to help the victims and spread the disease.

"Mangina, Beni, Oicha, Komanda, Butembo and Lubero (cities in Congo) work forever for endless purposes to end the Ebola epidemic as quickly as possible and assist in children and families," he said. .

In the Western Balkans recorded in Western Africa 2014-2016, 28,000 people were infected, of which 11,300 died.

More than 700 EU cases have been raised in DR Congo


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