In China, in the city of Bayannur, Inner Mongolia, a case of bubonic plague has been discovered. The marketing and hunting of marmots and other plague-transmitting animals was immediately banned by the health commission until the end of the year. A second case was discovered in Mongolia.
Although the disease is highly contagious, it has only killed 5 people in China. There is a cure. (July 05, 2020)
(Collection of clinical samples. Test tubes with patient analyzes. Colorful vector set. Isolated white background. Diagnosis of blood samples for bubonic plague. Three results: positive, negative and unprepared.)
On Tuesday July 14, 2020, the health authorities of Mongolia announced: a teenager died of bubonic plague after hunting and eating a groundhog.
Russia: A region bordering Mongolia has ordered a vaccination campaign against bubonic plague (10 cases of bubonic plague resulting in 2 deaths were recently recorded in Ulaanbaatar). (August 02, 2020)