全线抗击埃博拉病毒

巴黎——从欧美媒体对西非埃博拉疫情的报导上,人们可能认为受影响国家的状况正在逐步改善。但虽然疫情已不再占据头版头条,但病毒离完全控制还相去甚远。相反 ,埃博拉疫情依然对全球健康构成严重的威胁。

不久前我随法国总统奥朗德出访几内亚首都科纳克里,之后访问了林区的马森塔,那里的农村临近疫情最初的爆发地。在上述两地我亲眼目睹了病毒的破坏性影响:痛苦、恐惧、绝望、最后以死亡结束。就连琐碎小事也被赋予了特殊的涵义:这个地区的民众都不敢握手。

真相是埃博拉病毒继续传播——并且以很快的速度。诚然,病毒在利比亚已经得到控制——但也仅限于利比亚,并且就连在那里,也无法确保疫情不再次发生。

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