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Singapore expects Zika to spread as cases surpass 250

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ZIKA FIGHT. A pest control worker checks for mosquitoes breeding in a drainage duct at Bedok North housing estate in Singapore on September 2, 2016. Photo by Roslan Rahman/AFP

The Ministry of Health (MOH) and the National Environment Agency confirm 16 new cases, 4 of which are not linked to existing cluster areas

SINGAPORE (Sept. 6, 2016) — The number of cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus in Singapore reached 258 on Monday, September 5, with health authorities warning it is no longer contained in one part of the city-state and likely to spread further.  Continue reading Singapore expects Zika to spread as cases surpass 250