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Sunday, January 13

Cholera fear in Cuba as officials keep silent

BBC News  "Uvaldo Pino was a neighbourhood barber in Cerro, one of the poorer and more overcrowded districts of Cuba's capital, Havana.

In late December, the 46-year-old fell sick with vomiting and diarrhoea and died in hospital on 6 January.

The barber's family say he had two separate tests and both came back positive - for cholera.

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