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

Updating: At least 2,803 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 35. WHO warns that the number of Ebola cases could eventually exceed 20,000.

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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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