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West Nile Virus Outbreak in Europe

West Nile Virus Outbreak in Europe

REPORT • Aug 2018

As of 09 August 2018, 331 cases of West Nile virus (WNV) have been reported in Europe this year. Italy has reported the greatest number of human cases with 123 followed by Serbia (102), Greece (59), Hungary (23), France (three), and Kosovo with two cases. There have also been 17 fatalities reported in Serbia (nine), Italy (three), Greece (three), Kosovo (one), and Romania (one). Most of the 2018 infections have occurred from late June. All of the aforementioned countries have reported cases of WNV in previous years and the current outbreak is not reported to be at epidemic levels. WNV is indigenous to Africa, Asia, Europe, and Australia. The peak of the transmission season in Europe is usually in the months of August and September.

Potential Ramming Attack in Westminster, London

Potential Ramming Attack in Westminster, London

REPORT • Aug 2018

On the morning of 14 August 2018, a car crashed into anti-terror bollards outside the Houses of Parliament. Congestion and travel disruptions are to be expected in Parliament Square and the surrounding area throughout 14 August.

Implications of Attack at Venezuelan Military Parade

Implications of Attack at Venezuelan Military Parade

REPORT • Aug 2018

Six people have been arrested after an alleged drone attack at a military parade on 04 August. President Maduro was present at the event and called the alleged double drone attack an assassination attempt.

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