World Health Organization Declares Guinea Ebola-Free
The outbreak claimed more than 2,500 lives over two years in the West African country.By Ben Lawson | December 29, 2015
After battling Ebola for two years, the World Health Organization has declared Guinea free of the virus.
Two 21-day incubation cycles have passed since the last person infected with the disease in the country was declared Ebola-free. (Video via World Health Organization)
It's believed the Ebola outbreak that wreaked havoc on West Africa began in Guinea. More than 2,500 people died in the country since the epidemic began in 2013. In all, more than 11,000 people died during the course of the outbreak, the vast majority of whom were in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia. (Video via World Health Organization)