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New bird flu outbreak reported in Poland
Source: Xinhua(China)|Editor: yan
WARSAW, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- A new outbreak of bird flu was declared on Monday in Poland.
Some 6,000 geese were affected by the H5N8 bird flu virus and would be killed, authorities in Greater Poland Voivodeship, west-central Poland, announced.
Since December, several outbreaks...
Poland hit by another bird flu outbreak on goose farm
Reporting by Joanna Plucinska and Alicja Ptak; Editing by Emelia Sithole-Matarise, Reuters
January 13, 2020
WARSAW (Reuters) - A new outbreak of bird flu was reported in Poland on Monday, with around 6,000 geese now set to be exterminated, a regional spokesman confirmed to Reuters, adding to about half a dozen cases already detected across the country since December.
“Six thousand geese at the farm (are) set for extermination, the state veterinary inspectorate has already taken steps,” Tomasz Stube, the spokesman for the Wielkopolska region told Reuters.
The strain of the virus was a subtype of the highly pathogenic...