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  Tevet 16, 5773 , 29/12/12

Swine Flu Claims Nine Lives in Palestinian Territories

In the Palestinian Territories the toll of those who died from swine flu rose to nine on Saturday. Since the outbreak of the disease more than two week ago, 190 people have become infected with the disease, with most of the cases emerging from northern Samaria.

The Palestinian Authority said the necessary drugs and equipment were being doled out in order to prevent the spread of the disease. 

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