the cause of an outbreak of listeriosis in South Africa, which killed 180 people, became cold dried sausages. This was stated by Rospotrebnadzor on its website.
In January 2017, the CPS warned about the outbreak of listeriosis in South Africa. As a result of illness from January 2017 died 180 people, accounting for 27 percent of all cases.
“In 91% isolated from patients’ blood samples, which have been analysed at the National Institute of communicable diseases South Africa (NICD), was isolated the causative agent of listeriosis — a strain of ST6. The same strain was isolated in samples taken in different areas of ready to eat dried meat sausages. In 83 percent of patients the disease began after eating such sausages”, — stated in the message.
Investigation revealed that all the varieties of sausage which are eaten cases of listeriosis, was produced at the enterprises of Food Enterprise and RCL Foods in the city of Polokwane. The products have already been withdrawn from the stores.
Listeriosis is a bacterial infection which mainly is caused by the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria infects the Central nervous system and can cause meningitis and encephalitis.
In mid-February revealed that revealed Listeria in chicken hearts of many Russian manufacturers.
Police in Vienna arrested a man who attacked passers-by. About it reported on Twitter.
the Incident occurred yesterday, March 7, near the famous Prater. The attacker randomly stabbed passers-by, then fled the scene of the crime. Wounds were received by three persons. Later, police reported another attack, which injured one person. The condition of victims is estimated as critical.
the Islamist group “Jaish al-Islam” has claimed responsibility for the crash of the Russian plane An-26 near Hamim airbase in the Syrian province of Aleppo. About it reports the edition Ad-Diyar.
according to the publication, five gunmen opened fire with heavy machine guns when the plane was 100 metres from the ground. According to Islamists, they shot down the plane in response to the presence of Russian troops in Eastern ghouta.
the Military transport aircraft An-26 fell in the Syrian province of Latakia on March 6 at approximately 15:00 Moscow time it reached about 500 meters to the runway at the Russian base Hamim. All on Board were 39 people.
the defense Ministry confirmed that on Board the crashed in Syria An-26 was a major-General. It is reported RIA Novosti.
the defense Ministry said that among the victims were 27 officers and warrant officers and contract servicemen, civilians were on Board. The names of the passengers of the fallen military Transporter were not disclosed.
Previously on March 6, the Telegram-channel project WarGonzo reported that the crashed An-26 was major General of the Armed forces of Russia Vladimir Eremeev, official confirmation of this information was not.
According to the military Department, military transport An-26 crashed in the Syrian province of Latakia on March 6 at approximately 15:00 Moscow time it reached about 500 meters to the runway at the Russian base Hamim. All on Board were 39 people.
On Board crashed in Syria, An-26, presumably, was major General of the Armed forces of Russia Vladimir Eremeev. It is reported by Telegram-channel project WarGonzo.
the Channel said the information has not been officially confirmed. On the death of major-General and reported by “Fontanka” with reference to own sources.
Previously, the defense Ministry of Russia said the number of people killed on 6 March in a plane crash in Syria. The Ministry said that on Board the An-26 were 39, not 32, as initially reported.
“According to specified data, on Board the transport plane An-26 that crashed during landing at the airfield Hamim, there were 33 passengers and six crew members. They are all members of the Armed forces of Russia”, — explained in the defense Ministry.