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The number registered in Europe measles cases three times exceeded the figures of 2016. The CPS has strengthened sanitary and quarantine control at the places of crossing the state border, the Federal Agency for tourism.
The highest incidence recorded in Italy, Romania and Germany. Also the risk of infection exists in Ukraine for 11 months of 2017 was 3382 cases. So, in Ivano-Frankivsk region recorded 1049 cases in Odessa and Transcarpathian regions — 931 and 416, respectively.
The main reason for the measles outbreak the Ministry of health of Ukraine calls insufficient coverage of immunization of children (less than half of the required amount).
Rosturizm informed tour operators about the need to warn customers about the danger of infection.
Video, photo All from Russia.