An African swine fever case at a pig farm on Seokmo Island fuels speculation that wildlife could be responsible for the spread of the virus in South Korea. Only one bridge connects the island with other regions, and the farm had only two pigs with no visits from outside cars.
Hungary's national food safety authority found five cases of African swine fever in wild boar carcasses near Budapest.
A hundred outbreaks killed a total of 405 backyard pigs from smallholders’ farms in the Dili municipal region.
The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that eight people have died from cholera in Sudan, and a total of 184 cases have been reported in the northeast African country over the past month.
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.