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Over 10,000 people have been killed in Yemen’s civil war, which has displaced 2 million more and helped spawn a cholera epidemic.
More than 10,000 people have been killed in Yemen's civil war, which has displaced 2 million more and helped spawn a cholera epidemic.
Nearly one-third of latrines have been dug close to the wells that supply drinking water, creating an acute risk of contamination and outbreaks of diseases, such as cholera.
The new priority list would exclude nations like the Democratic Republic of Congo, Haiti and Sierra Leone, where past outbreaks of diseases like cholera and Ebola have rampaged.
The coalition air campaign and Houthi bombardment have left more than 10,000 people dead and 2 million displaced, and devastated the country's already fragile infrastructure, including the health sector, which has helped spawn a cholera epidemic.
Adding to the misery, the country has been plagued by the largest cholera epidemic in recorded history, with 1 million suspected cases, according to the World Health Organization.
The country is suffering from the worst cholera outbreak ever recorded in the history of the world.
Over 10,000 people have been killed in Yemen's civil war, which has displaced 2 million more and helped spawn a cholera epidemic.
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CHOLERA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cholera for English Language Learners
: a serious disease that causes severe vomiting and diarrhea and that often results in death
CHOLERA Defined for Kids
medical Definition of cholera
choleraicplay \ˌkäl-ə-ˈrā-ik\ adjective
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