Yemen Weekly Epidemiological Bulletin Volume 8 Issue 25 Sunday 21 June 2015

from World Health Organization
Published on 21 Jun 2015 View Original

Current major event

Suspected dengue fever cases rise in Yemen

Yemen is currently experiencing a significant surge of suspected dengue fever in six of its governorates-Hodeidah, Taiz, Aden, Lahj, Shabwa and Hadramount. According to some unconfirmed sources, a total of 3,026 suspected dengue fever cases including 3 related deaths were reported from these governorates. Owing to escalating conflict and war, this information could not be verified.