Web
Analytics
The news is by your side.

vigilance

Greek authorities urge vigilance over West Nile fever outbreak

Three people have died from West Nile fever after an outbreak in Athens which has infected 60 people this year, Greek authorities said Friday, indicating they were monitoring the situation carefully. "Since last week, we have registered 17 new cases," of the mosquito-borne disease, the Greek centre for disease control and prevention (Keelpno) said. Sixty cases have been recorded since the start of the year, with 16 people still in hospital, including four in intensive care, Keelpno added. The bulk of infections have…