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120,000 birds killed due to avian flu in Al Biqa, Lebanon

An outbreak of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza has been found in Al Biqa province.

 

Twenty thousand birds died and over 100,000 more were destroyed on the farm in Sariin Tehta, Bekaa. 23 more words

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86,000 birds killed from avian flu in Niger, Africa

Niger has reported an outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N1 bird flu virus among poultry, the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) said on Friday, as the disease continues to hit flocks across West Africa. 144 more words

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35,000 birds killed due to avian flu in Cameroon

Cameroon’s government says that the H5N1 strain of the bird flu virus has reappeared in Cameroon after an 8-year absence.

 

Livestock minister Dr. Taiga said one person is hospitalized and Cameroon has reported the death of at least 15,000 birds since May 22. 83 more words

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130,000 chickens killed due to avian flu in Karnataka, India

About 1,30,000 chickens on a farm in Karnataka’s Bidar district will be culled as a precautionary measure after a lab report identified the avian influenza (H5N1) virus as the reason behind deaths of thousands of chickens there. 151 more words

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39,000 turkeys killed due to avian flu in Missouri, USA

A southwestern Missouri turkey farm where bird flu was found remains quarantined after 39,000 of its birds were destroyed last week as a precaution, agricultural officials said Wednesday. 265 more words

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