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(Click for table) Current outbreaks in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region

Country Disease Cases Deaths CFR Date of Event
Afghanistan Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 166 4 2.4% February 2020
Afghanistan Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) 1310 163 12.4% January 2017
Afghanistan Poliomyelitis (Polio) 32 0 0% January 2019
Bahrain Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 567 4 0.7% February 2020
Djibouti Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 31 0 0% March 2020
Egypt Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 656 41 6.3% February 2020
Iran, Islamic Republic of Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 44 606 2898 6.5% February 2020
Iraq Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 630 46 7.3% February 2020
Jordan Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 268 5 1.9% March 2020
Kuwait Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 289 0 0% February 2020
Lebanon Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 463 12 2.6% February 2020
Lebanon Hepatitis A 426 0 0% September 2019
Lebanon Measles 1070 0 0% November 2018
Libya Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 8 0 0% March 2020
Morocco Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 574 33 5.7% March 2020
Oman Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 192 0 0% February 2020
Pakistan Chickenpox (Varicella) 18 938 21 0.1% January 2017
Pakistan Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 1865 25 1.3% February 2020
Pakistan Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) 76 9 11.8% March 2019
Pakistan Dengue 54 197 95 0.2% August 2019
Pakistan Extensively drug-resistant typhoid fever 16 261 0 0% November 2016
Pakistan Poliomyelitis (Polio) 182 0 0% January 2019
Palestine, occupied territories Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 117 1 0.9% March 2020
Qatar Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 693 1 0.1% March 2020
Qatar Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) 1 0 0% February 2020
Saudi Arabia Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 1563 10 0.6% March 2020
Saudi Arabia Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) 2122 788 37.1% June 2012
Somalia Chikungunya 404 0 0% September 2019
Somalia Cholera 12 410 60 0.5% December 2017
Somalia Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 3 0 0% March 2020
Sudan Chikungunya 308 5 1.6% September 2019
Sudan Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 7 2 28.6% March 2020
Sudan Dengue 4236 13 0.3% August 2019
Sudan Diphtheria 118 14 11.9% February 2019
Sudan Rift Valley fever 576 11 1.9% September 2019
Syria Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 10 2 20% March 2020
Tunisia Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 362 9 2.5% March 2020
United Arab Emirates Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 664 6 0.9% January 2020
United Arab Emirates Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) 3 0 0% December 2019
Yemen Cholera 2 365 007 3922 0.2% October 2016
Yemen Dengue 99 742 304 0.3% January 2018
Yemen Diphtheria 5265 311 5.9% August 2017

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