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Italian ambassador to DR Congo killed during kidnap attempt

Luca Attanasio, Italy’s ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo has been killed during an attempted kidnap on a United Nations convoy in the restive east...

Ebola virus kills woman in Democratic Republic of Congo three months after last case

A new case of Ebola has been identified near the city of Butembo in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), three months after it was announced that the...

Democratic Republic of Congo declares end to its 11th Ebola outbreak

The Democratic Republic of the Congo has declared an end to its 11th Ebola outbreak, nearly six months after cases were reported.   The DRC’s minister of health, Dr....