"DRC Ebola News (1/15/20)." CSIS Commission on Strengthening America's Health Security, Center for Strategic and International Studies, January 15, 2020. Accessed June 12, 2020.

Daily update for January 15th, 2020 on the Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

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There were 3 new cases reported on January 15th.

Ebola: concern mounts after virus re-emerges in localities in eastern DRC

DRC MoH Statistics/WHO AFRO Dashboard (as of January 15)

WHO AFRO Dashboard

Total cases: 3,406

· Confirmed cases: 3,288

· Probable cases: 118

· Suspected cases: 410

Deaths: 2,235


· 265,951 (Merck Vaccine)

· 5,684 (Johnson & Johnson Vaccine)


Tweet by Kivu Security – 1/15/20


7 people killed overnight in #Kinyandoni (#Rutshuru territory, North #Kivu) according to a source from the local authorities. The #FDLR-#RUD are suspected #DRC

Tweet by MONUSCO – 1/15/20


#photodujour#Beni, #Nord_Kivu, #RDC A joint mission of (FARDC) with (FIB) #MONUSCO visited the operational areas of Madina and the MONUSCO base in Simulike to encourage FARDC troops after the takeover of the main rebel base, ADF.

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