Mysterious illness killing Cambodian children

Doctors work to find out what has caused deaths of more than 60 young children under the age of seven.

    Doctors in Cambodia are investigating a mysterious illness that has now killed more than 60 children, all under the age of seven.

    It has prompted the World Health Organisation to issue an alarm in a country already stretched thin by other epidemics.

    Al Jazeera’s Steve Chao reports from Phnom Penh.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Double standards: 'Why aren't we all with Somalia?'

    Double standards: 'Why aren't we all with Somalia?'

    More than 300 people died in Somalia but some are asking why there was less news coverage and sympathy on social media.

    The life and death of Salman Rushdie, gentleman author

    The life and death of Salman Rushdie, gentleman author

    The man we call 'Salman Rushdie' today is not the brilliant author of the Satanic Verses, but a Picassoesque imposter.

    The Beirut Spy: Shula Cohen

    The Beirut Spy: Shula Cohen

    The story of Shula Cohen, aka The Pearl, who spied for the Israelis in Lebanon for 14 years.