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Bubonic Plague crisis: Dozens forced into quarantine as disease confirmed in China

OIFDOZENS of people have been put into quarantine in Mongolia after an outbreak of the Bubonic Plague was confirmed in China earlier this week.Cases of the deadly disease were reported in Bayan-Ulgii aimag, a province in Mongolia, after a 15-year-old boy caught the infection. The child caught the disease after eating a marmot, a type of squirrel, that was hunted by a dog. He is understood to have a high fever but medics say his condition has improved…….Read More

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