MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Dlamini-Zuma is making an official visit to Russia form April 19-21. On Wednesday, the African official held a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
The most recent Ebola outbreak started in December 2013 in Guinea and later spread to Liberia and Sierra Leone. So far, the virus has claimed the lives of over 11,000 people, according to WHO estimates.
In February, Russia presented two Ebola vaccines to the public at the UN Office in Geneva, developed by experts from the Russian Scientific Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology.