Zambia: Army operation to stamp out cholera outbreak

Zambia has launched a major military operation to clamp down on a cholera outbreak.

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    Zambia has launched a major military operation to clamp down on a cholera outbreak that has killed more than 50 people in just over three months.

    The UN has lent its support, providing 2 million vaccines and beds for 1,600 people.

    Al Jazeera's Victoria Gatenby has more.


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