Zika Has Brazil's President, Central Banker Hunting Mosquitoes

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Armed forces personnel receive instructions during an awareness campaign on the day of national mobilization against the Aedes aegypti mosquito in Sao Paulo on Feb. 13.

Photographer: Nelson Almeida/AFP/Getty Images

President Dilma Rousseff led a nationwide campaign Saturday asking all Brazilians to check their homes for standing water and the mosquito that carries Zika virus, just six months before Rio de Janeiro will host the summer Olympics.

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