The mosquito-borne virus was detected in an adult from the town of East Lyme.
An unknown outbreak of the Zika virus swept across Cuba in 2017, a year after the global health emergency was declared over.
Approximately 100,000 pigs will be culled in response to an African swine fever outbreak detected at one of Ukraine's biggest pig farms. The outbreak affects 1.6 percent of Ukraine's pig herd.
Hospitals in Bangladesh are increasingly facing the challenges of massive patient surge and a dengue outbreak of epidemic proportions.
Burundi is currently facing a malaria crisis that has killed nearly the same amount of people as the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Bangladesh is responding to the most widespread dengue outbreak it has ever seen, with 61 out of 64 of its districts reporting cases. Over 9,500 new cases were reported in July alone.
Fifty people remain ill after consuming chicken meat that was infected with Campylobacter. The outbreak was detected in-part due to an ongoing project run by the Danish Veterinary and Food Administration and the Statens Serum Institut to collect Campylobacter isolates and conduct whole genome sequencing.
Bolivia is investigating an outbreak of hemorrhagic fever, which lab testing indicates is Chapare virus.
So far in 2019, outbreaks of H5N1 and H5N6 bird flu have been reported in 13 communes in 11 Vietnamese localities.
A large increase in the number of dengue fever cases has been reported in Bangladesh, making July a significant month for Bangladesh’s efforts to combat the outbreak.