Ebola in a war zone

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The Democratic Republic of the Congo is experiencing the second largest Ebola outbreak in history. But the humanitarian response has been mired by conflicts. Nature reporter Amy Maxmen was invited by WHO director general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus to visit Butembo in North Kivu and see the challenges for herself.

This story was supported by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.

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