The Australian government will immediately release AUD5 million (USD3.2 million) to counter Zimbabwe's cholera outbreak. Of the funding, AUD3 million will be used to boost UNICEF's emergency water and sanitation program while the rest of the sum will be allocated to the U.N. agency's vital medicines support initiative, Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Stephen Smith


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