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Air Seychelles suspends Madagascar ops over plague outbreak

Posted 18 October 2017 · Add Comment

Air Seychelles announced last week the suspension of flights to Madagascar following an outbreak of pneumonic and pulmonary plague on the Indian Ocean island, reports ch-aviation.

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), from August 23 to September 30, 2017, a total of seventy-three suspected, probable, and confirmed cases of pneumonic plague, including seventeen deaths, have been reported in Madagascar.

 

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