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The Zika virus spreads

January 25th, 2016

Episode 806 of 1744 episodes

Officials in Brazil have announced a series of measures to combat the spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus ahead of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro later this year. Professor of Global Health at Oxford University Trudie Lang and WHO spokesperson Christian Lindmeier discussed the impact of the virus, which has been found in 21 countries in the Caribbean, North and South America. The BBC's Wyre Davies reports from Rio de Janeiro.

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