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The Geopolitics of Disease

MIN READDec 16, 2015 | 18:09 GMT

With the right tools and the proper perspective, analysts can better predict where and how the next outbreak may occur.

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The threat of widespread disease outbreaks in Europe stemming from refugee flows is very low, but the mere possibility of an epidemic caused by immigration patterns could fuel nationalistic tendencies. Meanwhile, the threat of disease looms larger in Latin America, but from a very different source: mosquitoes....

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