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Yellow Fever: An Overlooked Outbreak in Africa

Jul 27, 2016 | 09:00 GMT
In Kinshasa, a man receives a vaccination against yellow fever, which has spread to the Democratic Republic of the Congo from Angola, where an outbreak began in late 2015. Though it has attracted far less attention than the Zika virus, an outbreak of yellow fever could turn into a global concern if it spreads along economic lines from Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to China.
In Kinshasa, a man receives a vaccination against yellow fever, which has spread to the Democratic Republic of the Congo from Angola, where an outbreak began in late 2015. Though it has attracted far less attention than the Zika virus, an outbreak of yellow fever could turn into a global concern if it spreads along economic lines from Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to China.
(EDUARDO SOTERAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Though it has attracted far less attention than the Zika virus, an outbreak of yellow fever could turn into a global concern if it spreads along economic lines from Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to China....

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