World Lens — Week in Review: Aug. 8

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Ugandan Ebola Outbreak Reportedly Under Control

Days after a fast-moving outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus hit western Uganda, representatives from the World Health Organization say that the virus is now under control.


"The structure put in place is more than adequate," Joaquim Saweka, a WHO representative in Uganda, said. "We are isolating the suspected or confirmed cases."

(Photo: REUTERS/Edward Echwalu)

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