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Ebola death rate has risen to 135 in DRC, WHO says

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United States 1,789,298
Cases: 1,789,298
Deaths: 104,410
Recovered: 518,199
Active: 1,166,689
Brazil 465,166
Cases: 465,166
Deaths: 27,878
Recovered: 193,181
Active: 244,107
Russia 387,623
Cases: 387,623
Deaths: 4,374
Recovered: 159,257
Active: 223,992
Spain 285,644
Cases: 285,644
Deaths: 27,121
Recovered: 196,958
Active: 61,565
United Kingdom 271,222
Cases: 271,222
Deaths: 38,161
Recovered:
Active: 233,061
Italy 232,248
Cases: 232,248
Deaths: 33,229
Recovered: 152,844
Active: 46,175
France 186,835
Cases: 186,835
Deaths: 28,714
Recovered: 67,803
Active: 90,318
Germany 183,019
Cases: 183,019
Deaths: 8,594
Recovered: 164,100
Active: 10,325
India 173,491
Cases: 173,491
Deaths: 4,980
Recovered: 82,627
Active: 85,884
Turkey 162,120
Cases: 162,120
Deaths: 4,489
Recovered: 125,963
Active: 31,668
Iran 146,668
Cases: 146,668
Deaths: 7,677
Recovered: 114,931
Active: 24,060
Peru 141,779
Cases: 141,779
Deaths: 4,099
Recovered: 59,442
Active: 78,238
Chile 90,638
Cases: 90,638
Deaths: 944
Recovered: 38,598
Active: 51,096
Canada 89,390
Cases: 89,390
Deaths: 6,979
Recovered: 47,443
Active: 34,968
China 82,995
Cases: 82,995
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 78,291
Active: 70
Saudi Arabia 81,766
Cases: 81,766
Deaths: 458
Recovered: 57,013
Active: 24,295
Mexico 81,400
Cases: 81,400
Deaths: 9,044
Recovered: 56,638
Active: 15,718
Pakistan 64,028
Cases: 64,028
Deaths: 1,317
Recovered: 22,305
Active: 40,406
Belgium 58,061
Cases: 58,061
Deaths: 9,430
Recovered: 15,682
Active: 32,949
Qatar 52,907
Cases: 52,907
Deaths: 36
Recovered: 20,604
Active: 32,267
Netherlands 46,126
Cases: 46,126
Deaths: 5,931
Recovered:
Active: 40,195
Bangladesh 42,844
Cases: 42,844
Deaths: 582
Recovered: 9,015
Active: 33,247
Belarus 40,764
Cases: 40,764
Deaths: 224
Recovered: 17,390
Active: 23,150
Ecuador 38,571
Cases: 38,571
Deaths: 3,334
Recovered: 19,190
Active: 16,047
Sweden 36,476
Cases: 36,476
Deaths: 4,350
Recovered: 4,971
Active: 27,155
Singapore 33,860
Cases: 33,860
Deaths: 23
Recovered: 19,631
Active: 14,206
United Arab Emirates 33,170
Cases: 33,170
Deaths: 260
Recovered: 17,097
Active: 15,813
Portugal 31,946
Cases: 31,946
Deaths: 1,383
Recovered: 18,911
Active: 11,652
Switzerland 30,828
Cases: 30,828
Deaths: 1,919
Recovered: 28,300
Active: 609
South Africa 29,240
Cases: 29,240
Deaths: 611
Recovered: 15,093
Active: 13,536