Deadly Ebola outbreak in DR Congo ‘now a global emergency’

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The World Health Organisation has declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo as a global emergency – as the virus spread to a major city.

More than 1,600 people have died over the past year in the second deadliest Ebola outbreak in history.

Form Beni in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Sky’s African correspondent John Sparks sent this report.

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