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11,500 chickens killed due to avian flu in Lome, Togo

Togolese authorities have slaughtered 11,500 chickens in response to an outbreak of H5N1 bird flu at two farms in the capital Lome and the town of Adetikope. 76 more words

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29,000 birds killed due to avian flu in Ivory Coast, Africa

Ten new outbreaks of H5N1 strain highly pathogenic avian influenza have been found in Cote D’Ivoire.

 

The outbreaks were found in markets, farms and backyard premises in Abidjan, Bouake and Agnebilekrou. 59 more words

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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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