At first thought to be a deliberate attack, the outbreak of mysterious symptoms may be the result of shoddy espionage equipment

An outbreak of hearing loss and other health problems affecting at least 16 employees at the US embassy in Havana could have been caused by an electronic surveillance operation that went wrong, former intelligence officials said on Friday.

The state department said it was investigating the outbreak, and that some of the worst-affected diplomats had been evacuated to Miami for examination and treatment.

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