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United Nations is sued over cholera epidemic in Haiti

BMJ 2013; 347 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f6248 (Published 15 October 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f6248
  1. Zosia Kmietowicz
  1. 1BMJ

Lawyers acting for people in Haiti who have been affected by the cholera epidemic have filed a lawsuit in New York against the United Nations.

Cholera was introduced to Haiti in October 2010 after the earthquake that devastated …

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