Bird flu news by region

This section of the site brings you bird flu news for most countries that have had some form of bird flu scare. As you will see this includes many regions of the world.

To see the lastest bird flu news for your country please select the relevent option from the navigation menu on the left side of this page.

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Fears of global pandemic as 'highly pathogenic' bird flu virus found - Daily Star Wed, 07 Feb 2018 23:10:04 GMT

Daily Star

Fears of global pandemic as 'highly pathogenic' bird flu virus found
Daily Star
ISRAELI officials have reported a “highly pathogenic” strain of the bird flu virus has been discovered in a wild bird. 0. By Rachel O'Donoghue / Published 7th February 2018. Bird flu found in Israel GETTY. DEADLY: The 'highly pathogenic' strain of bird ...

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President Trump has been dangerously silent on this year's deadly flu epidemic - Vox Mon, 12 Feb 2018 20:50:16 GMT

Vox

President Trump has been dangerously silent on this year's deadly flu epidemic
Vox
When the bird flu threatened a global spread in 2005, President George W. Bush mapped out a plan to combat the pandemic and keep it from reaching the United States. And when faced with the swine flu in 2009, President Barack Obama drew from Bush's ...
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'Bird-Flu' Lands in South Korea - PrecisionVaccinations (press release) Tue, 30 Jan 2018 14:58:31 GMT

PrecisionVaccinations (press release)

'Bird-Flu' Lands in South Korea
PrecisionVaccinations (press release)
January 30th, 2018 – A serious subtype of influenza, H5N6, has increased in South Korea, just as the country prepares to host the 2018 Winter Olympics. South Korea has reported 2 avian influenza outbreaks of H5N6 subtype which began on January 26th and ...

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World must act faster to prevent pandemic diseases - UN risk chief - Reuters Sat, 10 Feb 2018 14:01:40 GMT

World must act faster to prevent pandemic diseases - UN risk chief
Reuters
Different strains of bird flu spread across Europe, Africa and Asia over the last year, leading to large-scale slaughtering of poultry in certain countries and some human deaths in China. The number of viral strains circulating and causing infections ...

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100 years after global outbreak, flu is still a tough foe for science - Omaha World-Herald Mon, 22 Jan 2018 06:34:59 GMT

Omaha World-Herald

100 years after global outbreak, flu is still a tough foe for science
Omaha World-Herald
Today's top concern is a lethal bird flu that jumped from poultry to more than 1,500 people in China since 2013. Last year it mutated, meaning millions of just-in-case vaccine doses in a U.S. stockpile no longer match. The NIH's Dr. Jeffery ...
Weekly U.S. Influenza Surveillance Report | Seasonal Influenza (Flu) | CDCCDC

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No human cases of avian flu reported in Iran - Tehran Times Sat, 17 Feb 2018 06:00:51 GMT

Tehran Times

No human cases of avian flu reported in Iran
Tehran Times
TEHRAN — Despite the outbreak of avian flu among the birds in the northern province of Gilan and also Tehran, no human cases of avian flu has been reported in Iran, head of communicable diseases department of the Ministry of Health has said. Following ...

Iran culls 25 mln heads of poultry amid bird flu fears - Yeni Safak English Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:19:00 GMT

Yeni Safak English

Iran culls 25 mln heads of poultry amid bird flu fears
Yeni Safak English
Different strains of bird flu spread across Europe, Africa and Asia over the last year, leading to large-scale slaughtering of poultry in certain countries and some human deaths in China.The number of viral strains circulating and causing infections ...
Africa: World Must Act Faster to Prevent Pandemic Diseases - UN Risk ChiefAllAfrica.com

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Zim now free from Avian flu - The Herald Mon, 05 Feb 2018 22:37:02 GMT

Zim now free from Avian flu
The Herald
“Effective January 31, 2018, this notice serves as an official declaration of the end of the Avian Influenza that hit our country over the period May to August 2017. “Operations at Irvine's Private Limited are now reverting to normal. The Department of ...

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China's great leap forward in science - The Guardian Sun, 18 Feb 2018 12:48:13 GMT

The Guardian

China's great leap forward in science
The Guardian
Gao's work has focused on understanding how 'zoonotic' viruses like bird flu, which cross from animals to humans, are transmitted across species. He has also looked at the structures and molecular mechanisms of the SARS, Ebola, Zika and MERS (Middle ...

Chinese chicken sample tests positive for bird flu - GlobalMeatNews.com Wed, 24 Jan 2018 09:30:16 GMT

GlobalMeatNews.com

Chinese chicken sample tests positive for bird flu
GlobalMeatNews.com
A spokesperson for Hong Kong's Food and Environmental Hygiene Department (FEHD) said the H5 virus, which can cause the respiratory disease avian influenza, was found in a chilled sample of chicken meat. It came from a shop in Mong Kok, a popular ...

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