A total of 540 people died from influenza in the occupied Donbas, according to the ATO press-service’s Facebook page. 

“About 175,000 people, including 4,000 children with ARVI (acute respiratory viral infection) sought medical advice in the period from December 1, 2015 to February 1, 2016,” the press-service reports.

According to the report, “more than 540 people died from influenza and subsequent complications in the so-called DPR (Donetsk People’s Republic) due to lack of medicines and inability to receive timely medical assistance. The number of deaths is increasing.”

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