Ebola in Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Today, the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Ministry of Health reported the first Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) case in the city of some 1 million people, the capital of North Kivu, Goma.

I take a look at what health officials say about the case.

In addition, I look at the High-Level Event on Response and Preparedness for the Ebola Outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo meeting being held July 15 in Geneva.

Lastly, I look at some important points made by President Obama’s “Ebola Czar” Ron Klain concerning a public health emergency declaration in a recent Op-Ed.

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