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The new cases raise the outbreak total to 1,739, including 1,147 deaths.
A previously unaffected health zone reports its first case, Korea adds a cash donation, and a group warns of a security clash-related rise in displaced people.
Antibiotic prophylaxis in women giving birth with the aid of forceps or vacuum extraction cut infections by nearly half.
Fifty-six new cases bring the outbreak total to 1,705, including more than 100 infected health workers.
Part of the weekly rise in measles infections is related to further cases in ongoing outbreaks.
Officials warned of yet another surge in cases and report 23 new infections and 22 probable ones.
The WHO is stepping up its response in Europe, as cases surge in Tunisa and researchers plot at-risk US sites.
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