Ministry of Health: Swine flu revealed in 179 Belarusians


179 cases of swine flu were registered in Belarus as of November 23. The Ministry of Health informs about it.
It is also noted that more than 1 million people were vaccinated against seasonal flu as on November 21 (it is 35.9% more than in 2008). 238 schools are closed to prevent the epidemic now.

The Ministry of Health claimed on November 21 that pandemic flu A/H1N1 had been reveled in 165 people. The number has increased by 14 people since then.

At the same time the Ministry has officially claimed that it has stopped counting swine flu cases, reminds “Belarusian Partisan”.