• Health workers in full white medical suits walk behind a fence Latin America News Agency via Reuters
    Ugandan health workers responding to Ebola on 6 October. The government initially denied the outbreak, which first surfaced in a rural village in central Mubende district, had reached the capital, Kampala, located in the south of the country.

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