Here’s How Many People Have Died From Ebola So Far

Updating: At least 3,091 people have died of from an outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, according to the World Health Organization. Another strain of the virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed at least 41. WHO says there could be as many as 20,000 cases by Nov. 2 if control does not improve.

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There is also a separate Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, WHO said.

The agency said that the outbreak in DRC is a distinct and independent event, with no relationship to the outbreak in West Africa. Justine Zwiebel/BuzzFeed

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