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Tag: ASF

  • Wednesday, August 22nd 2012 - 06:06 UTC

    UN warns of risk of African swine fever in Caucasus region

    Last year because of ASF 300.000 died or were culled in Russia

    Following the first-ever detection of African swine fever (ASF)in Ukraine, the United Nations is warning that while control measures appear to have temporarily halted the disease's spread, it has established a firm foothold in the Caucasus and poses an ongoing risk to neighbouring areas.