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The illnesses bring the overall outbreak total to 715, including 443 deaths.
The Liberian case from 2015 highlights a lingering threat that the DRC will face after its outbreak is declared over.
In a separate report, researchers from Liberia weigh in on urban spread in the DRC and recommend strategies for reducing that type of Ebola transmission.
Though global risk remains low, 7 countries have begun screening at airports and ports of entry.
Ebola has struck the northern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo, but authorities say it is not the same strain as in West Africa.
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