Samoa measles death toll rises to 44

Samoa's Ministry of Health Headquarters. Photo: RNZ Pacific / Dominic Godfrey

The death toll from the measles epidemic in Samoa has climbed to 44. Five more deaths, including two of babies less than a year old, have been recorded in the past 24 hours. The Samoan government says a further 208 cases have been reported in the past day bringing the total number of people infected […]

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