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Saudi Arabia to help Yemen tackle cholera outbreak

Saudi Arabia to help Yemen tackle cholera outbreak

Saudi Arabia has planned to shell out millions of dollars to stem a serious outbreak of cholera in Yemen.

Yemen cholera toll reaches 1,054: WHO

Yemen cholera toll reaches 1,054: WHO

Two thirds of the total population, around 19 million, need humanitarian and protection aid. 

Yemen cholera toll reaches 859: WHO

Yemen cholera toll reaches 859: WHO

The WHO on Sunday said the number of suspected cases has increased to 116,700, 14,880 more than on June 8, reports Efe news.

Yemen cholera toll reaches 605: WH0

Yemen cholera toll reaches 605: WH0

The toll has rapidly increased after WHO put the figure at 532 and the number of suspected cases at 65,300 on Wednesday, Xinhua news agency reported.
 

War-ravaged Yemen witnesses 23,500 cholera cases, more than 200 deaths

War-ravaged Yemen witnesses 23,500 cholera cases, more than 200 deaths

Cholera is a highly contagious bacterial infection spread through contaminated food or water.

Cholera outbreak in war-torn Yemen: State of emergency declared in Sanaa

Cholera outbreak in war-torn Yemen: State of emergency declared in Sanaa

Hospitals in the city, which is controlled by the Shia Houthi rebels, are crowded with cholera patients, the BBC quoted the Red Cross as saying.

Yemen cholera outbreak takes lives of 115 people

Yemen cholera outbreak takes lives of 115 people

Hospitals are struggling to accommodate the patients as the influx is increasing day by day.

22 killed from Cholera outbreak in South Sudan

At least 22 people were killed in a cholera outbreak in South Sudan representing a case fatality rate of (CFR) of 2.49 per cent, the UN humanitarian agency said on Tuesday.