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Indonesia: Measles, chickenpox kill dozens of children

Indonesia: Measles, chickenpox kill dozens of children
From Al Jazeera - January 21, 2018

Its feared the death toll from a measles outbreak in the remote Indonesian province of Papua is much higher than previously reported.

Official figures say 68 children have now died - but church leaders say the real number could be in the hundreds.

Children in the remote province are also suffering from malnutrition, and there has been an outbreak of chickenpox as well.

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