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Latin Heath Ministers Hold Emergency Zika Meeting

Latin American health ministers agreed Wednesday on a public information campaign and boosted the number of medical workers to fight the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which poses the greatest threat to pregnant women. The 14 officials — including Brazilian Health Minister Marcelo Castro, whose country has been hit hardest by the virus — held emergency talks Wednesday in Montevideo, Uruguay. Castro said regional leaders need to "exchange information, make alliances, and discuss what...

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