An elderly man is treated for suspected cholera at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Monday. At least 180 people may have died from the disease over the past few weeks. Photo: AP An elderly man is treated for suspected cholera at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Monday. At least 180 people may have died from the disease over the past few weeks. Photo: AP
An elderly man is treated for suspected cholera at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Monday. At least 180 people may have died from the disease over the past few weeks. Photo: AP

Cholera kills nearly 180 in Yemen and the toll may rise as officials declare state of emergency

Some 11,000 cases of suspected cholera reported across the country

An elderly man is treated for suspected cholera at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Monday. At least 180 people may have died from the disease over the past few weeks. Photo: AP An elderly man is treated for suspected cholera at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Monday. At least 180 people may have died from the disease over the past few weeks. Photo: AP
An elderly man is treated for suspected cholera at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Monday. At least 180 people may have died from the disease over the past few weeks. Photo: AP
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