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U.N. employee in eastern Congo tests positive for Ebola

20:11 EDT 12 Oct 2018 | Reuters

A plumber working for the United Nations' peacekeeping mission in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has tested positive for Ebola, the health ministry said on Friday, the first case of a U.N. worker contracting the disease during the current outbr...

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