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Avian Flu Outbreak in Tobruk

Libya's first outbreak of the H5N1 highly pathogenic avian flu (bird flu) has been reported in a village poultry flock in Tubruq. The veterinary authority sent an immediate notification to the World Organisation of Animal Production (OIE). The outbreak started on 4 March at Kroum Alkhai, with a total of 19 birds from a flock […]