It might be in Israel – it being the bird flu.
Here are some links:
Haaretz on the status of 3 people suspected of having bird flu (they might not have it)
JPost on Israel working with the Palestinian Authority to combat the potential bird flu.
Blogger Allison Kaplan Sommer on the bird flu scare
As we enter shabbat here in the states, may the Holy One bring healing to Israel and the world.