Ukraine: Red Cross deployed to help contain largest measles outbreak in Europe in four years

Ukrainian Red Cross Society volunteers are being deployed to help contain a measles outbreak that has affected more than 75,000 people, making it the largest outbreak in Europe since 2015. This includes 54,000 measles cases reported in 2018, and more than 21,000 cases registered thus far in 2019.

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International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
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