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Boy dies of Ebola in Uganda in first cross-border case from current Congo outbreak

Reuters Wednesday, 12 June 2019 ()
A five year-old boy has died of Ebola in Uganda, a health official said on Wednesday, in the first case of the disease crossing the border from the current outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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