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IRC Video Footage Shows Impact Of Cholera Outbreak, Humanitarian Crisis On Yemen’s Health Care System

CNN: Yemen’s cholera crisis laid bare in new hospital footage
“New footage from inside several hospitals in Yemen reveals the crisis facing the war-torn country as it battles to contain one of the world’s worst ever outbreaks of cholera. The videos, provided to CNN by the International Rescue Committee, show children being treated for possible symptoms of the infectious disease in hospitals and mobile health units in the city of Aden and other areas in southern Yemen in late August. … The United Nations has counted 777,229 suspected cases as of October 2, many of them in children…” (Masters/Kiernan, 10/4).