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At least some of the 151 Congo yellow fever cases are tied to a big outbreak in Angola.
Angola, the hardest-hit country, has 2,267 suspected cases and 292 deaths.
DRC and Uganda are set to mobilize almost 3 million vaccine doses.
Urban outbreaks in Angola and DRC don't constitute a public health emergency of international concern, experts say.
Angola has almost 3,000 cases, while 3 new nations probe possible infections.
Yellow fever stubbornly persists and is spreading, despite a major influx of vaccine.
The $72 million plan focuses on vaccination, as well as on early detection and case management.
The campaign's bullseye is the high trade and traffic corridor between Angola and the DRC.
Outbreak responders hope to get a jump on mosquitoes by scaling up vaccination during a dry period.
Suspected cases have been reported in Brazzaville in the Republic of Congo, but none have been confirmed.
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