May 27, 2010
HAVANA TIMES, May 27 – The danger of an outbreak of a dengue epidemic
persists in Santiago de Cuba, the second most important city in the
island, due to the high indices of infestation of the Aedes aegypti
mosquito, which transmits that and other diseases, reported the local
press. The authorities have mobilized equipment to eliminate the
insect's breeding centres while urging social organizations to join in
the eradication campaign, reported IPS.