The number of people who died from malaria last year plummeted to 12, a significant drop from the 46 malaria deaths in 2012, according to the latest figures released by the Cambodia National Malaria Center (CNMC). The drop continues a trend of falling malaria deaths in Cambodia, with 93 people having died from malaria in 2011. Infection rates were also down in 2013 compared to 2012, dropping from 69,551 to 41,849, the figures show. Mondolkiri, Ratanakkiri, Kratie and Kompong Thom provinces all recorded malaria deaths, according to the figures, while the majority of the 41,849 infections occurred in
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