Yemen could have as many as 300,000 cases of cholera within six months and an â€śextremely highâ€ť number of deaths, the World Health Organization said on Friday.
â€śWe need to expect something that could go up to 200,000-250,000 cases over the next six months, in addition to the 50,000 cases that have already occurred,â€ť Nevio Zagaria. WHO Yemen representative, told reporters in Geneva by phone.
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GENEVA (Reuters) - Yemen is at risk of a significant cholera outbreak with the number of suspected cases doubling within 12 days to over 4,000, the World Health Organization said.
A cholera outbreak in war-ravaged Yemen has killed 242 people, and left nearly 23,500 others sick in the past three weeks alone, the World Health Organization said Friday. The UN health agency said that in the past day alone, 20 cho...
Yemen could see 250,000 cholera cases within six months, as death toll rises to 242, World Health Organization says.