The first CCHF case in 2008 was detected and notified to the MoH on 24 March. As of 30 June, 688 confirmed cases have been reported: four in March, 57 in April, 282 in May and 345 in June. Of these, 41 patients have died due to CCHF, corresponding to a case fatality of 5.96%.
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