Ebola infections decrease, but new hot spots identified

Ebola treatment centre outside an Ebola virus disease (EVD) case management centre run by Médecins Sans Frontières in the town of Guéckédou, Guinea. Photo: UNICEF/Suzanne Beukes

The number of cases of the deadly Ebola disease is declining in affected countries in West Africa but new outbreaks are being reported in areas with little or no transmission.

That's according to the World Health Organization's latest situation report on Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia.

In Guinea, there's been a surge of new cases in the south-east of the country as Daniel Johnson reports.

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