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Poor Sanitation Spawns Southern Africa Cholera Outbreak

Cholera has again reared its ugly head in Southern Africa, infecting nearly 6,000 people in Mozambique, Malawi and now Zimbabwe. Heavy rains have been cited as the main culprit of this outbreak, but poor sanitation continues to plague this region, and human rights advocates say that is a failure of leadership. The record-setting rain that has washed over the nations of Malawi, Mozambique, Madagascar and Zimbabwe has brought back a disease that plagues Southern Africa: cholera. The...

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