New Zealand and Israel confirmed cases of swine flu on Tuesday, the latest countries hit by a new strain that has killed up to 149 people in Mexico and threatens to become a pandemic.
The World Health Organisation has raised its alert level to phase 4, indicating a significantly increased risk of pandemic. Global markets tumbled for a second day on Tuesday on fears the outbreak could snuff out fragile signs of economic recovery.
Here are details of the latest number of cases, as confirmed by Reuters, the Centers for Disease Control, and the World Health Organization.
UPDATE: A new, up-to-date map can be found on the Reuters Swine Flu page.