Santiago, Cuba: Increased outbreak of cholera confirmed

Posted on July 13, 2012 • Filed under: Caribbean, Travel News

Cuban public health officials say the number of confirmed cholera cases has risen from 85 to 100 and advised residents of the worst-hit area, the southeastern province of Granma, to avoid traveling. Meanwhile, a dissident journalist in Santiago de Cuba, the island’s second largest city, reported that hospital workers there told him eight people had died from cholera in Santiago hospitals. Read article

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