But there is worry that the current outbreak was in an active conflict zone in North Kivu, making it hard for health workers to track down and isolate cases, the official said. Almost 100 people have survived Ebola.
"Since their arrival in the region, the response teams have faced threats, physical assaults, repeated destruction of their equipment and kidnapping", said Kalenga.
"Two of our colleagues in the Rapid Response Medical Unit have even lost their lives in an attack", he said.
In the latest update, the World Health Organisation's director general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said the lack of security was posing the greatest challenge in countering the current epidemic.
Armed groups are fighting for control of the resource-rich area.
The hemorrhagic fever is believed to have killed 198 people in North Kivu and Ituri provinces, where attacks by armed groups and community resistance to health officials have complicated the response.
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Today, one of the new cases was recorded in Kyondo Health Zone, located next to Butembo.Though no cases have crossed DRC's borders, the WHO said the risk for worldwide spread remains high."The risk of the outbreak spreading to other provinces in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, as well as to neighbouring countries, remains very high".
The outbreak is the tenth in DR Congo since Ebola was first detected there in 1976.
Earlier this month, the health ministry said it will install health checkpoints at the entrances to all polling stations in Congo's Ebola-affected region during the December presidential election when millions of Congolese are expected to come out to vote.
Health officials, however, have managed to vaccinate more than 27,000 high-risk contacts, of which at least half could have developed Ebola, the health minister said.
Ebola is spread via small amounts of bodily fluid and infection often proves fatal.
All of the injured suffered cuts, bruises and other minor injuries in frantic attempts to escape the gunfire. According to a report, the Thousand Oaks shooter reportedly took to Instagram and posted during his attack.
The appeal came a day after Mr Trump threatened to cut funding for California, blaming the fires on poor forest management. Brown, who has declared a state of emergency, said California is requesting aid from the Trump administration.
The aircraft carrier resumed normal operations, and the US Navy launched an official probe into the crash. Japan's coastguard "dispatched an aircraft to the waters to see if there is any debris or floating oil".
Speaking at an open-air podium, without an umbrella, he named World War II veterans present and thanked them each in turn. The White House's bad-weather call for Trump is not sitting well with some observers.
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McSally's attacks on Sinema reached back more than 15 years, when Sinema was a Green Party spokeswoman and liberal activist. Sinema criticized McSally's vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act and kept her distance from national Democrats.
But they are riding the same emotional roller-coaster as the estimated 2.3 million voters who will have decided the race. Sinema now leads McSally, 49.3 percent to 48.3 percent, according to results provided by election officials at 7 p.m.
Born in 1928, Rain later attended the University of Manitoba and studied acting at Alberta's Banff School of Fine Arts. The festival said Rain died of natural causes in Stratford, Ont., where he built his career as an actor.
Mr Kumar said the prime minister is also scheduled to deliver a keynote address at the Singapore Fintech Summit. Trump has demanded trade agreements that are fair and enforceable and based on the principle of reciprocity.
The agency said in 2016 it wants to launch a "swarm" of tiny satellites that can track weather and climate change patterns. Electron can has a maximum payload capacity of 225kg, to a nominal Sun Synchronous Orbit (SSO) at 500km.
Arizona used up 6:01 in its first touchdown drive and 7:12 in the second. "We just had to take advantage of that today". On defense, poor play in the Arizona secondary led to a quick Kansas City touchdown on the game's first possession.
Stan Lee Dead - Marvel Boss Was 95
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Several pilots spot UFOs off Irish coast
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Facebook is now down for many desktop users
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