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DOM002 - Venezuelan refugees
Last updated 31/07/2023
REG002 - Venezuela Regional Crisis
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16 September 2019
Dominican Republic: Dengue fever
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Dominican Republic is one of several Central American countries experiencing an outbreak of Dengue fever. Since 21 July 2019 a high increase in new cases has been recorded. On 6 September the Ministry of Health reported more than 8,855 (suspected) cases from 1 January 2019 to 17 August 2019, including 189 cases of severe dengue.