Public is being told that Ebola can only be transmitted by direct contact Experts warn that the possibility it could become airborne can't be ruled out 'Assurances Ebola is not spread through the air are misleading' - expert states. Ebola has killed about 3,800 people in West Africa and infected at least 8,000
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In the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organization says Ebola has killed at least three people in the past three weeks, raising fears of another widespread outbreak on the continent. In 2014, Ebola killed more than 11,000 people across West Africa.
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