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5,800 birds dead due to avian flu in Gaza, Palestine

Jabaliya in the Gaza Strip in poultry (species not identified). Of the 1,100 birds died and 4,700 were destroyed. The diagnosis was confirmed on March 25 by molecular biology technique. 86 more words


100 Pelicans found dead 'due to avian flu' in the Danube Delta, Romania

More than 100 dead pelicans in Romania’s Danube Delta were found to be infected with H5N1 bird flu virus, Romanian authorities were quoted as saying on Friday by state news agency Agerpres. 37 more words

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State of emergency declared due to bird flu outbreak in Minnesota, USA

Minnesota declared a state of emergency on Thursday over a fast-spreading strain of avian flu that has led to the extermination of more than 7.3 million birds in the country. 603 more words


250,000 birds killed due to avian flu in Monywa, Myanmar

Poultry farmers in Mon State were called to an urgent meeting on March 6 to discuss measures to prevent the spread of the deadly H5N1 bird flu to the state. 330 more words


9,000+ birds are dead due to another avian flu outbreak in Bauchi State, Nigeria

About 9,280 birds have died following the outbreak of Avian Influenza in Bauchi State.


This was disclosed by the Commissioner of Animal Resources and Nomadic Resettlement in the state, Alhaji Umar Giade, during a sensitisation visit to Toro Local Government Area of the state. 148 more words


1,100 Birds killed due to avian flu outbreak in Mekong Delta, Vietnam

The Department of Preventive Medicine, a part of the Ministry of Health, yesterday announced an outbreak of A/H5N1 avian flu in a farm at Dai Hai commune, in Ke Sach District of the Mekong delta province of Soc Trang. 157 more words


10,000 birds dead, 23,000 killed due to avian flu in Monywa, Myanmar

Dr Htein Lin said all infected birds had been destroyed, and controls had been imposed to keep suspect stock out of the market.


According to the state-owned media, 10,023 quail had died as of February 25 and 23,000 were destroyed, while 1243 chickens died of the disease and 1488 more were slaughtered in the 55-hectare (134-acre) zone. 253 more words