View Full Version : WHO Warns Bird Flu Could Kill 50 Million

04-27-2005, 03:53 AM
The World Health Organisation says a Bird Flu pandemic could lead to fifty million deaths and make billions of people ill.

WHO's global influenza expert, Klaus Stohr, said that the H5N1 bird flu virus - which has killed 32 people in Thailand and Vietnam and millions of chickens across Asia this year - "is certainly the most likely one that will cause the next pandemic.''

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