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DRC struggles to contain measles outbreak

Outbreak has killed more than 4,000 people this year alone, many of them children.

Health workers in the Democratic Republic of Congo are struggling to contain a measles outbreak.

More than 4,000 people, many of them children, have died so far this year.

A vaccination campaign is ongoing but efforts are being hampered by access to health centres, the security situation across the country and mistrust.

Al Jazeera’s Catherine Soi reports.