PERU: FOUR CHILDREN KILLED BY VAMPIRE BATS

Vampire bats have attacked 500 people, causing the death of four children in the Peruvian Amazon region. The attack took place in the village of Uraqusa, in northeastern Peru, home of the Aguajun tribe. The victims were killed by rabies and the authorities have delivered vaccines and medication to the tribal leaders. In the last few weeks, in the Marajo’ Island, at the mouth of the Amazon River, 15 people died, including a child. .

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