“Strange epidemic” victims in Aden exceeds the barrier of 800

The Civil Status Authority in Aden announced Saturday, that it recorded 80 new deaths during the past 28 hours, in light of the deadly epidemic continuation in Aden for the second week in a row.

Eyewitnesses reported seeing mass funeral scenes crowd into the mosques this afternoon, in various Aden districts.

The epidemic “fevers” in the city continues to kill senior Hadi officials, the last of whom is the director of Criminal Investigation at the Ministry of Interior, Ahmed Al-Abd Nasser, while it was announced, earlier, the death of a number of academics at Aden University.

The number of deaths in Aden since the epidemic prevailed in the city last week exceeded the barrier of 800 deaths, with dozens of cases recorded daily.

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