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The Baby We Couldn't Save

Jan 31, 2019 - The New York Times

BENI, Democratic Republic of Congo -- A young mother stepped out of the ambulance into the triage area of our Ebola transit center here in the northeast of the country. She moved slowly, careful not to wake the sick baby, swathed in layers of linens, that she carried in her arms. They had been brought to the center for testing because health workers suspected the baby might have Ebola.

We are six months into this latest Ebola outbreak. It is the worst on record for the Democratic Republic ...