China reports a bubonic plague case

Huawei

According to a report by Bloomberg, a hospital in northern China’s Inner Mongolia reported one suspected case of bubonic plague.

According to the report, the case was confirmed on Saturday according to a statement on the local health commission’s website.

A third-level warning alert was issued on Sunday; the warning period will extend to the end of this year.

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The Bayannaoer health commission warned of the risks of human-to-human infection from the plague and urged people in the city to take precautions.

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