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Kurdistan's Dirty Water Arouses Fears of Cholera Epidemic

Kurdistan's Dirty Water Arouses Fears of Cholera Epidemic

By Azeez Mahmood SULAIMANIYAH, Kurdistan, Iraq, May 5, 2008 (ENS) – A rash of patients hospitalized with diarrhea and vomiting in northern Iraq has raised fears of a cholera outbreak across the region. In April, the main hospital in Sulaimaniyah received an average of 25 patients per day with such symptoms – which are very…