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

At least 11,079 people have died from an outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, according to the World Health Organization.

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There was a separate Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. WHO declared the end of that outbreak on Nov. 21.

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The agency said that the outbreak in DRC was a distinct and independent event, with no relationship to the outbreak in West Africa.

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