Margaret Harris, WHO spokesperson

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Bubonic Plague In China Is common, Says WHO

A case of bubonic plague spread by rodents has been suspected at a hospital in the Inner Mongolia region of China. It is not being viewed as a high-risk outbreak, said the World Health Organization (WHO) spokesperson Margaret Harris on July 7. Local authorities have nevertheless issued a warning. “We are monitoring the outbreaks in China, in partnership with the Chinese and Mongolian authorities," she said. 

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 09:21 AM / by Masumi Shah

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