West Nile virus in Europe in 2020 - human cases compared to previous seasons, updated 6 August 2020
Between 24 and 30 July 2020, EU Member States reported five human cases in Greece (4) and Romania (1). All cases were reported from areas that have been affected during previous transmission seasons. No human cases were reported from EU neighbouring countries. This week, no deaths have been reported.
Since the beginning of the 2020 transmission season and as of 30 July 2020, EU Member States have reported 12 human cases in Greece (10) and Romania (2). No cases have been reported from EU neighbouring countries.
So far, no deaths have been reported.
During the current transmission season, no outbreaks among equids or birds have been reported so far.