Following deadly attacks on Friday in the town of Beni, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ebola response activities are continuing.
Helen BranswellAdditional info on the attack on Beni on Friday night that shook up some of the #Ebola responders: Their hotel was hit by a shell that didn't detonate.
The world is in the debt of the people trying to contain Ebola in DRC.
The WHO evacuated 16 people working to contain the outbreak after an attack in the area, Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said in an interview.
Helen BranswellAfter Friday's heavy attack on Beni, @WHO evacuated 16 #Ebola response staffers who were "exhibiting some distress" to Goma for rest & counseling, @DrTedros told me. Operations — except vaccination — resumed Saturday. Security to be stepped up.
Juba 13 November 2018 - The Honourable Minister for Health of South Sudan, Dr Riek Gai Kok and his entourage which included a 1976 Ebola survivor, Samaritan Purse and ICRC visited the WHO supported Ebola Treatment Unit (ETU) in Juba.