West Nile virus in Europe in 2019 - human and equine cases, updated 23 August
From 16–22 August 2019, EU Member States reported 49 human cases in Greece (40), Cyprus (4), Romania (3), Hungary (1) and Austria (1). An additional nine cases were reported in the EU neighbouring countries Turkey (7) and Serbia (2). All human cases were reported from areas that have been affected during previous transmission seasons. This week, eight deaths were reported in Greece (6), Cyprus (1) and Serbia (1).