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Zika Phase Three

Feature | August 23, 2016
As part of continued efforts to fight the spread of the Zika Virus, the Ministry of Health has rolled out phase three of its Zika response operations. The Zika virus transmitted by the bite of an infected Aedes Aegypti mosquito has been confirmed in 46 countries across the Americas.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Twilla Wheelan
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