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Surge in Zimbabwe cholera deaths  The UN: 978 people have now been killed by the cholera outbreak, an increase of 25% from the last figure given 3 days ago More than 15,000 have cholera  Nearly 775 people have died in Zimbabwe from the recent cholera outbreak 60,000 at risk of cholera in Zimbabwe  WHO: Up to 60,000 people in Zimbabwe could be infected with cholera if the epidemic worsens Zimbabwe 'set for cholera jump'
  Zimbabwe faces new cholera crisis  The worst cholera outbreak in Africa in 15 years has killed more than 4,000 Zimbabweans, and the crisis to worsen when the rainy season hits   Zimbabwe cholera cases pass 60,000  WHO: 3,161 people have died from the disease since August 2008. The number shows no sign of abating   Cholera death toll nears 3000  2,971 deaths since the intestinal disease began in August, with 56,123 cases reported Tsvangirai: cholera crisis 'man-made'  Opposition leader called the outbreak in his country a 'man-made crisis,' as new figures showed the death toll had soared to more than 2,70   Cholera deaths pass 1,500  29,131 cases had been reported. The outbreak has affected all of the 10 provinces and has spread to neighboring South Africa Cholera deaths pass 1,000

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  The Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said 1,111 people have died in the in Zimbabwe outbreak
  The UN Children's Fund is preparing to deal with a possible 60,000 cholera cases in coming weeks, 4 times current official estimates

  London: Gordon Brown has urged the world to tell President Mugabe 'enough is enough' amid growing concern over the country's outbreak
Dec.4 Cholera national emergency declared  The government has declared a national emergency in the face of a cholera outbreak and appealed for help for its hospitals Dec.2 Cholera deaths near 500
  More than 11,700 cases of cholera have been recorded since August
 Cholera spread has been aided by the collapse of Zimbabwe's health and sanitation systems amid a economic and political crisis
Dec.1 Cholera kills hundreds  12,000 people have contracted cholera since August in Zimbabwe, and the outbreak threatens to grow more dire and deadly Nov.26 Carter: Zimbabwe 'a basket case'  Opposition leader Tsvangirai said that Zimbabwe is in shambles and warned that deaths from starvation and a cholera outbreak threaten to sur... Zimbabwe plays down cholera fears  Zimbabwe has rejected calls for it to declare a state of emergency over an outbreak which has killed more than 360 people since August Nov.21 Cholera kills 300
  WHO: Nearly 300 people have died from an outbreak in Zimbabwe that is compounded by the country's collapsing health-care system
Nov.20 Zimbabwe healthcare in 'state of collapse  Zimbabwe's health system, once the envy of African is 'n a state of collapse'-- with many hospitals either completely shut down

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Apr.8   Zimbabweans have 'shortest lives'  UN report: Life in Zimbabwe is shorter than anywhere else in the world

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May.27 AIDS emergency declared  Government has declared a six-month period to deal with one of the highest rates of infections in the world

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