Experimental Ebola vaccinations begin in DR Congo after outbreak

Health workers hope it will prevent disease from spreading after 27 killed since last month.

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    Health workers in the Democratic Republic of Congo have begun receiving an experimental Ebola vaccine.

    About 27 people have died since the fatal disease was first detected last month.

    Al Jazeera's Victoria Gatenby reports.


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