New Ebola vaccine arrives in Congo, UK says Tanzania safe, U.S. screens for virusChristian Fernsby ▼ | November 5, 2019
The Congolese medical authorities said Saturday they had received the first shipment of a new Ebola vaccine as the central African country battles its second deadliest outbreak of the virus this decade.
The UK government on Friday revised its travel advisory that had asked British nationals living in and those travelling to Tanzania to exercise caution.
"Following a probable Ebola-related death in September; as of October 31, 2019, Public Health England believes there is no evidence of ongoing active transmission of Ebola in Tanzania," the UK Foreign Office (FCO) said in a statement.
Washington Dulles International Airport has hired part-time crew to screen travelers for the virus.
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health was looking for a public health nurse to supervise a “biothreat response” program. The ad listed Ebola and other potential threats. ■