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  1. Haiti Has Been Free Of Cholera For A Year

    26 Jan 2020- 11:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States Haiti reached the milestone this week of an entire year free from any new cases of deadly waterborne disease cholera following a nine-year long outbreak in the country that affected ov ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:19

  2. Dengue May Be Latest Epidemic To Hit War-torn Yemen

    14 Jan 2020- 09:57 by Staff- Water Diplomat Sana'A, Yemen War-ravaged Yemen is experiencing what many are calling the start of a new epidemic problem with the spread of Dengue in the country. Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral disease that has rapidly ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:01

  3. Rainy Season Will Exacerbate Cholera Crisis In Conflict-torn Yemen

    8 Jul 2019- 10:28 by Staff- Water Diplomat SANA'A, Yemen The battle against cholera in Yemen is far from over, the Save the Children charity has warned: the first six months of 2019 have already seen more suspected cases than the whole of 2018, inclu ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/26/2019 - 10:36

  4. Major Cholera Spike Feared in Yemen As Agencies Struggle To Reach Infected People

    19 Apr 2019- 09:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent OXFORD, United Kingdom Aid agencies in Yemen reported this week that they are unable to reach at least 40,000 people that are suspected to have cholera. Citing continued fighting, checkpoint and permit restric ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/19/2019 - 09:35

  5. Cyclone Idai Aftermath: 517 Cases Of Cholera And First Death Reported

    1 Apr 2019- 09:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIRA, Mozambique THIS ARTICLE WAS UPDATED APRIL 1 The port city of Beira, Mozambique, has confirmed its first death from cholera, as the number of cases of the disease has jumped to 517 since Cyclone Idai hit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/01/2019 - 09:30

  6. Aid Organizations Issue Renewed Cholera, Starvation Alerts For War-torn Yemen

    28 Mar 2019- 07:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANA'A, Yemen As Yemen enters a fifth year of fighting, two humanitarian organizations have issued pleas for urgently needed food and funding and for world leaders to act to end the suffering. The UN desc ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/28/2019 - 17:23

  7. Water-borne Disease Expected In Wake Of Cyclone Idai

    26 Mar 2019- 09:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIRA, Mozambique Governments and humanitarian agencies have warned of the risk of water-borne diseases in the wake of Cyclone Idai. The death toll has risen above 750 in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi which ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2019 - 09:40

  8. US Senate Votes To End Support For Saudi-led War In Yemen

    15 Mar 2019- 11:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States The United States Senate approved a War Powers Resolution this week to end United States invvolvement in the Saudi-led war in Yemen, which has killed tens of thousands and caused w ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:40

  9. Harare To Seek Chinese Capital For Water Infrastructure In Wake Of Cholera Outbreak

    16 Oct 2018- 09:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe Zimbabwe’s capital Harare is to seek a new $280 Million USD loan from Chinese investors for improvement of the city’s water networks in the wake of a cholera outbreak that has killed 54 and ca ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2018 - 09:47

  10. Conflict Drives Dramatic Increase In Cholera Cases In Hudaydah

    2 Oct 2018- 10:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Hudaydah, Yemen Suspected cholera cases have almost tripled in Yemen’s coastal Hudaydah governorate since a dramatic increase in fighting between the Houthis and forces backed by the Saudi- and Emirati-led Coal ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/02/2018 - 10:48

  11. Saudi Coalition Forces Strike Yemen Cholera Treatment Center

    13 Jun 2018- 12:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Saudi-led Arab coalition forces were behind a June 11 airstrike that hit a newly constructed Medecins Sans Frontieres / Doctors Without Borders (MSF) cholera treatment center (CTC) in Abs, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  12. Yemen Cholera Outbreak: Oral Vaccination Campaign Implemented

    17 May 2018- 07:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADEN, Yemen The first-ever oral cholera vaccination campaign in Yemen was launched on May 6 and concluded on May 15, just before the start of Ramadan, the World Health Organization (WHO) has reported. Data sho ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  13. Yemen Rainy Season Cholera Warning

    6 May 2018- 15:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANAA, Yemen Yemen risks a resurgence of cholera that could infect millions as the rainy season advances, researchers have warned. Health authorities should "immediately" boost measures to mitigate ri ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:18