TEHRAN, Jul 9 -The United Nations says war-torn Yemen has seen a sharp rise in the number of suspected cholera cases, as more than 460,000 cases have been recorded so far this year, compared to 380,000 cases for all of 2018.
News ID: 41750 Publish Date : 2019/07/09
TEHRAN, Apr 20 - Oxfam International, a confederation of 20 independent charitable organizations, has warned of a “massive resurgence of cholera ” amid an escalation of violence in the war-torn state, and ahead of the rainy season, which is expected to accelerate the spread of the disease.
News ID: 38127 Publish Date : 2019/04/20
TEHRAN, November 12 -Suspected cholera cases have jumped in northeast Nigeria where Boko Haram violence has forced tens of thousands of people to seek refuge in crowded camps, the Norwegian Refugee Council says.
News ID: 31439 Publish Date : 2018/11/12
TEHRAN, September 12 - Zimbabwe declared a cholera outbreak in the capital Harare after 20 people died from the disease.
News ID: 28707 Publish Date : 2018/09/12
TEHRAN, September 06 - Cholera has killed 14 people with almost 400 hospitalised in the past week in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, the Borno state health commissioner said on Wednesday.
News ID: 28463 Publish Date : 2018/09/06
TEHRAN, August 31 - Yemen faces a possible third wave of a cholera epidemic, the UN warned Thursday, following a jump in the number of suspected cases over recent weeks.
News ID: 28182 Publish Date : 2018/08/31
TEHRAN, May 4 - Months after being ravaged by a deadly cholera outbreak that killed thousands of people, Yemen is now faced with the risk of a second wave of the disease as a new rainy season approaches.
News ID: 22451 Publish Date : 2018/05/04
TEHRAN, October 8 - With the Saudi’s demolition of Yemen’s medical infrastructures and water supply facilities, cholera crisis still continues.
News ID: 13858 Publish Date : 2017/10/08
TEHRAN, September 26 - The World Health Organization said Tuesday it has completed a massive cholera vaccination campaign in restive northeastern Nigeria, where the disease has already killed 54 people.
News ID: 13284 Publish Date : 2017/09/26
TEHRAN, September 25 - The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned of a growing risk of a cholera epidemic at makeshift refugee camps in Bangladesh where hundreds of thousands of Myanmarese Rohingya Muslim refugees are sheltered in dire conditions.
News ID: 13241 Publish Date : 2017/09/25
TEHRAN, September 18 - The United Nations says at least 44 people have died in a cholera outbreak in the militancy-hit northeast of Nigeria, where the first case of the disease was identified nearly five weeks ago.
News ID: 13061 Publish Date : 2017/09/18
TEHRAN, September 6 - Cholera is spreading fast through camps housing people displaced by Boko Haram militants in northeast Nigeria's Borno state, the United Nations said on Wednesday.
News ID: 12753 Publish Date : 2017/09/06
TEHRAN, July 23, YJC -The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has warned that about 600,000 people in the war-torn Yemen could contract cholera by December this year, a figure which almost equates one in every 45 people in the 27.5-million-strong country.
News ID: 11333 Publish Date : 2017/07/23
TEHRAN, July 12, YJC - The World Health Organization (WHO) has indicated that a pre-planned shipment of cholera vaccines to Yemen is likely to be cancelled over security concerns, issues with access and lack of proper logistical support.
News ID: 11087 Publish Date : 2017/07/12
TEHRAN, July 9, YJC - Yemen’s former President Ali Abdullah Saleh has singled out Saudi Arabia as the source of what the United Nations estimates to be the world’s worst cholera outbreak in Yemen.
News ID: 10982 Publish Date : 2017/07/09
TEHRAN, June 25, YJC - The United Nations says the number of suspected cholera cases in war-stricken Yemen has surpassed 200,000 while more than 1,300 people have died.
News ID: 10666 Publish Date : 2017/06/25
TEHRAN, June 20, YJC - The World Health Organization says 1,146 people have been killed due to an outbreak of cholera in Yemen since late April, as the impoverished Arab country continues to suffer from Saudi Arabia's deadly campaign.
News ID: 10568 Publish Date : 2017/06/20
TEHRAN, May 14, YJC - The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) says cholera has claimed the lives of at least 115 people in Yemen and left thousands of others ill as hospitals struggle to cope with an influx of patients in the conflict-plagued impoverished Arab country.
News ID: 9623 Publish Date : 2017/05/14
TEHRAN, May 11, YJC - A cholera outbreak has been declared across war-torn Yemen. The death toll from the second wave of the outbreak is about to hit 40. As officials warn, the epidemic could spiral out of control if appropriate measures are not taken immediately. Our correspondent Mohammad al-Attab has discussed the issue with international officials and Yemeni doctors.
News ID: 9554 Publish Date : 2017/05/11
TEHRAN, May 7, YJC -Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said more than 570 suspected cases of cholera have been treated in Yemen during the past three weeks, some seven months after the outbreak of the infectious disease was declared in the conflict-plagued impoverished Arab country.
News ID: 9466 Publish Date : 2017/05/07