Another grim milestone for Yemen: Cholera infections jump to half a million

Credit: L.A. Times- Published on August 14, 2017
The number of suspected cholera cases in Yemen this year hit 500,000 on Sunday, marking a grim milestone in the spread of the disease across this war-ravaged country. Almost 2,000 people have died since April, when the virus’ spread began to accelerate, according to the World Health Organization.

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