Further Spread of Zika Virus in Americas Feared

January 26, 2016 06:53 PM

The head of the World Health Organization says the flu-like disease caused by the mosquito-borne Zika virus could spread even further in the Americas. The tropical virus is blamed for causing severe birth defects, and some governments are warning women not to get pregnant for the next two years. VOA's Mariama Diallo reports.