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Seven new suspected Ebola cases reported in DRC

So far, there have been 57 cases of infection reported since the outbreak was declared on May 8 in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Seven new suspected cases of Ebola have been detected in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

There have been 57 cases of Ebola since an outbreak was declared in Bikoro, nearly four weeks ago.

Twelve patients have died from the virus, while nine victims have been cured.

Al Jazeera’s Charlotte Bellis reports.