'Reports are now surfacing that claim border agents in the state of Texas are apprehending illegal immigrants from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The Congo is currently experiencing one of the worst Ebola outbreaks in history. The CDC is now concerned that Ebola may enter the state of Texas.
Travelers to this area could be infected with Ebola if they come into contact with an infected person’s blood or other body fluids.
Travelers should seek medical care immediately if they develop fever, headache, body aches, sore throat, diarrhea, weakness, vomiting, stomach pain, rash, or red eyes during or after travel.
a DHS insider exposed to us Congo migrants have made it to the USA with confirmed cases of #ebola. 3 are in custody in Laredo Tx and 6 in Laredo Mexico, and in Juarez next to our wall@WeBuildtheWall is securing our nation! @RyanAFournier @gehrig38 @cnnbrk @CBSNews @NBCNews
— Brian Kolfage (@BrianKolfage) May 31, 2019
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The UN is furiously urging health workers to find a resolution to the growing Ebola outbreak in the Congo. But emergency response teams are working behind the proverbial 8-ball. The situation is worsened by attacks on emergency response workers which seem to be aimed at helping the deadly illness thrive.
Customs and Border Protection said in a statement that they’ve observed “the first large group of people from Africa” have been arrested at the Del Rio sector of Texas. The confirmation is troubling as it’s almost impossible to predict if Ebola is a part of the caravan. What we do know is that the regions they’ve originated from are experiencing deadly Ebola outbreaks. Additionally, Texas is taking thoughtful and advanced precautions to fight the potential.'
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