In the Russian capital was registered the first case of illness from the virus A (H1N1), forward "Interfax", citing the head of the sanitary supervision Gennady Onishchenko Russia. Patient is a 28-year-old recently returned to New York. State of hospitalized patients is satisfactory. For the past 24 hours were registered 134 new cases of swine flu, reaching 11,168 people in 42 countries and 86 deaths, new data show the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday.
A girl died and 12 children were injured in the crash of two buses near the Serbian town of Nis, the local radio B52 reported. The incident happened this morning. Column 6 is riding the bus children from Serbian elementary school, going on a trip.
Over 20,000 people were evacuated because of flooding in the Australian state of New South Wales, news agencies reported. Several rivers are out of their beds, in which some localities are completely flooded. One person was killed.
Italian upper house of Parliament - The Senate gave the green light of a rule providing for 100% compensation for people who lost domovete during the earthquake in Abruzzo forward ProntoSofia. Victims will be fully supported financially for the correction, and the rebuilding of their homes.
As of May 23, 2009 laboratory confirmed 12,022 cases of illness from the swine flu virus A (H1N1) in 43 countries worldwide. That says a special message posted on the site of the World Health Organization / WHO /.
A strong earthquake of magnitude 6. 1 on the Richter scale has struck the islands Kermadek north of New Zealand, AFP reported. The quake was felt at 12.58 hours local time about 270 km south of Raoul Island at a depth of 12.5 km, according to the American Geological Institute. It is declared threat of tsunami.
Born in Britain Brazilian businessman and nine people in his family were killed when the plane in which they were traveling exploded near the resort in northeastern Brazil. Were killed and all the crew, which increases the number of deaths to 14.
18 U.S. soldiers from the US base in Kuwait are infected with swine flu said Monday. The presence of the virus A (H1N1) was confirmed by laboratory tests, said a representative from the Ministry of Health in Kuwait. All 18 war left the country. Have the normal symptoms of the disease and have received the necessary treatment, from adding more of the department.
At least 11 people were killed in stampede at the International Music Festival Mauazin in Rabat, Morocco, AFP reported. Another 40 people were injured. Were killed 5 women, 4 men and 2 children reported by the Moroccan police. The cause of the accident probably fallen metal enclosure under the pressure of the crowd.
In eastern Australia, 20,000 people are still isolated from the world as a result of floods caused by torrential rains. Emergency services cleared the flooded areas in the states of New South Wales and Queensland. Organized a supply of medication.
In the Czech Republic announced in the first case of swine flu. According to the Czech National TV information is confirmed by the health ministry. Recalled so far in the Czech Republic were investigated nearly 100 people with symptoms of the new virus, but this is just the first case in which allegations are proved true.