Measles cases globally have almost tripled since January 2019 compared to the same period last year, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.
Figures published by WHO show that from January 1 to July 31, 364,808 cases were recorded, compared to 129,239 last year during the same period.
These are the highest figures since 2006, according to Christian Lindmeier, a spokesman for the Organization, at a press briefing in Geneva.
The highest number of cases were recorded in the Democratic Republ…
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