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Disease in hot spots like Beni continues to feed other areas, such as recent cases in South Kivu province.
Officials are bracing for more cases and spread to new areas after a community protest led to the suspension of Ebola response activities.
A mother and child in South Kivu province became infected after contact with a patient from Beni.
With 27 new infections in the past 3 days, the outbreak has grown to 2,888 cases and 1,934 deaths.
The outbreak has now grown to 2,861 cases, including 1,913 deaths, as the UN announces more funding.
Also, insecurity flares again in Beni, with suspected ADF attacks and resulting community protests.
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