Tropical diseases

British Victim of Ebola in Macedonia Was Most Likely False Alarm

Macedonia's Health Ministry has not confirmed a case of a death caused by the Ebola virus disease in the country.

On Thursday, Macedonian and international media outlets reported that a British national had died of suspected Ebola at a clinic in Skopje and second British national had also been reported to have shown symptoms of the virus.

British Man Dies in Skopje of Suspected Ebola -Report

A British man national has died in Macedonia of suspected Ebola.

The man died at the clinic of Infectious Disease in Skopje, according to reports of Macedonian TV station Alfa TV, as cited by The Guardian.

The man died shortly after being admitted to hospital.

Meanwhile, a second British national was also reported to have shown symptoms of the virus.