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20,000 birds have died from avian flu in Jiangxi, China

Highly pathogenic H5N1 avian flu has led to the death of more than 20,000 birds at a farm in the province in Jiangxi.

The veterinary authority has sent Follow Up Report no.1 dated 9 January to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). 68 more words


Dozens of birds found dead in Sultanpur National Park, India

As many as 45 birds have been found dead in the Sultanpur National Park, around 15 kms from the city, following which the sanctuary has been closed, a forest official said on Monday. 164 more words


Bird flu kills the 8th person in Egypt

An Egyptian child died on Friday after contracting bird flu, becoming the eighth fatality from the virus in Egypt within three weeks.


A five-year-old boy died from the virus in the southern Assiut province, the Egyptian Health Ministry said in a statement. 103 more words

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