Activation time (UTC): 2018-05-17 11:03:00
Event time (UTC): 2018-05-17 12:00:00
Event type: Epidemic (Viral disease)
The Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo declared a new outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Bikoro in Equateur Province on 8th May 2018. As of 16 May 2018, a total of 44 Ebola virus disease cases (confirmed, probable and suspected) were reported, all of them at Bikoro and Mbandaka.
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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2018): Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (2018-05-17). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/a11b3d03-6b82-48f0-b8b2-d0225aa21167
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