Cause and Effect in European Politics and Law

The novel flu came to Italy and Portugal

Adelina Marini, May 3, 2009

19 are the cases of novel flu in Europe. For the first time there's a confirmed case in Italy and a suspected one in Portugal. There are 9 new possible cases in the UK, the Ministry of health reported in its daily report. New confirmed cases have been registered in Germany, Ireland and Spain.

There are 808 ill people around the world, 780 of whom are confirmed. 9 countries outside Europe have so far reported novel flu patients: beside the US and Mexico also Canada, Israel, Korea, Costa Rica, New Zealand and El Salvador.