Russian Consumer Safety Agency Monitors Novel Disease X Detected in Africa

The Russian consumer safety watchdog follows the information about outbreaks of new infectious diseases, and particularly monitors the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo after reports on Disease X, the Federal Service for the Oversight of Consumer Protection and Welfare told TASS on Sunday.

New Ebola Outbreak in Congo

Up to 12 people have been found infected with Ebola in a new outbreak of the deadly disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday.

A week ago, authorities reported six infections in the northwestern city of Mbandaka, saying they appeared to be separate from another outbreak of the virus that has raged in the east since 2018.

Today 82 cases of coronavirus, one person died

One person died today, while 249 people have died since the beginning of the corona virus epidemic in Serbia.
There are currently 15 people on respirators.
11.348 patients recovered, while death rate stands at 2.11 percent.
The total number of infected is 11.803 out of 272.502 people tested since the outbreak of the epidemic.