US Health Delegation Committed to Fighting Ebola Outbreak in DRC

October 07, 2019 06:29 AM
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The World Health Organization confirmed 20 new cases of Ebola ion the Democratic Republic of Congo this week, along with an additional 12 deaths. However, health officials fear more cases are hidden because warring factions are preventing help to get to those in need.  Top US health officials to the epicenter of the outbreak in mid- September, delivering hope and much-needed medicine. VOA’s Plugged in followed along. Mil Arcega reports from the DRC that serious challenges remain before the outbreak can be under control.