Disease concern for Afghan quake survivors

By Mohammad Yunus Yawar and Sayed Hassib
Updated June 26 2022 - 9:01am, first published 8:55am
Thousands affected by the earthquake are at risk of disease, an Afghan health official says.

Thousands affected by a deadly earthquake in eastern Afghanistan are in need of clean water and food and are at risk of disease, an Afghan health ministry official says, days after a UN agency warned of a cholera outbreak in the region.

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