Swine Flu reaches epidemic proportion in St Petersburg

A Russian laboratory worker handles a vial containing the swine flu virus H1N1strain in St. Petersburg

Russians have been advised to avoid public transport and don face masks after an outbreak of swine flu in St Petersburg reached epidemic proportions.

At least 30 people have died in St Petersburg since an outbreak of the H1N1 virus began in December, local media reported on Monday.

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