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


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.