Many feared Haiti’s cholera epidemic would overwhelm a capital with more than 1 million people left homeless by Jan.’s earthquake. Sso far, it is the countryside seeing the worst of an infection that’s killed more […]
Riots spread to several cities and towns as protesters, blaming a contingent of Nepalese peacekeepers for a deadly outbreak of cholera, barricaded roads and exchanged gunfire with UN soldiers.
Over 200 people have died. The Associated Press reports fighting broke out when doctors tried to set up a station to help the sick.
A spreading cholera outbreak in rural Haiti threatened to outpace aid groups as they stepped up efforts hoping to keep the disease from reaching the squalid camps of earthquake survivors in […]