• The Ebola vaccine being administered to a child in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Picture: Twitter/@WHOAFRO

    Second Ebola death in DR Congo: WHO

    Since the West African Ebola crisis of 2013-16 - which left 11,300 dead across the region - the WHO has eyed each new outbreak with great concern, treating the most recent Congolese epidemic as an international health emergency.

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    DR Congo attacks kill 43: officials

    The deadliest clash occurred on Friday when "attackers armed with guns and knives killed 21 civilians in Mahagi," said Gilbert Tsale, a senior regional official in the eastern Ituri province.