Date :3 December 2020

The continued outbreak of Avian Influenza in Japan

The outbreak of Avian Influenza seems to have continued in Japan.

According to officials, a few hours ago, the eighth outbreak of the disease was identified.

In the latest incident in the country following the outbreak, officials have announced the extermination of more than 77,000 farmed poultry in Mioto. In recent days, another 840,000 poultry have been culled due to the outbreak of the disease in Kagawa prefecture.

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Highly pathogenic avian influenza has hit Japan

Based on the assessments, it seems that the H5N8 virus of highly pathogenic avian influenza has been the cause of these outbreaks.

It should be noted that the poultry industry of this country, on November 5, after nearly three years, has been affected by this disease again.

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