As of 22 July 2009, 23:00 hours, Cairo
time, 952 laboratory-confirmed cases of Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 have been
reported to WHO Regional Office by 19 Member States of WHO Eastern Mediterranean
Region. A total of 262of these reported cases were locally transmitted.
There is one related death reported from Egypt on 19 July 2009.
Since the last reporting period, an
additional 62 laboratory-confirmed cases of Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 were reported
from 6 Member States: Bahrain (8), Iran (13), Kuwait (1), Oman (6), Palestine
(2) and United Arab Emirates (32).