Assignment: Cholera outbreak
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Created October 22, 2010 by
Haitians still struggling after the devastating earthquake in January are facing a new and deadly threat - cholera. And now, the cholera outbreak has spread across the border to the Dominican Republic.
The disease that has killed hundreds of people and sickened thousands more. Authorities and aid groups are working to identify the source of the disease and to get clean water to people to stop it from spreading.
Are you in Haiti or the Dominican Republic? Let us know what's going on and share your photos and videos.
Cholera is a contagious and potentially deadly disease, so please take precautions and don't put yourself at risk.