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HARARE, Zimbabwe | Cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe’s capital escalates; 21 dead

HARARE, Zimbabwe— Zimbabwe’s police said Wednesday that they are banning “public gatherings” in Harare in an effort to curb a cholera outbreak that has killed 21 people. Police spokeswoman Charity Charamba said in a statement Wednesday that the ban aims to alleviate “the continuous spread” of cholera in the capital, where the government has declared … Continue reading HARARE, Zimbabwe | Cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe’s capital escalates; 21 dead

PHUKET, Thailand | 21 dead, dozens missing as tourist boat sinks in Thailand

PHUKET, Thailand— Divers scoured the wreckage Friday of a boat with Chinese tourists that sank in a storm off Thailand’s southern resort island of Phuket, as the death toll rose to 21 with about 35 others missing, officials said. Nine bodies of Chinese tourists were being brought to Phuket, where authorities had already confirmed the … Continue reading PHUKET, Thailand | 21 dead, dozens missing as tourist boat sinks in Thailand