Zimbabwe Cholera Death Toll Tops 3,000

02/28/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
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A total of 3 028 people are now known to have died from the water-borne disease while 57 702 have been affected, the organisation said in its latest update.

The latest death toll represents an increase of more than 1 000 deaths in the past 15 days in the country, which is in the midst of a political and economic crisis that has led to the collapse of the health system.

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