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Two swans found with bird flu H5N8 in Switzerland - Reuters Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:10:35 GMT

Two swans found with bird flu H5N8 in Switzerland
Reuters
ZURICH (Reuters) - Two new cases of bird flu have been reported in western Switzerland, the Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office (FSVO) said in a statement on Tuesday. Two swans were found dead on Aug 10 at Lake Neuchatel near ...

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Neutral and impartial Red Cross work in Venezuela - Reliefweb Tue, 19 Sep 2017 13:46:48 GMT

Neutral and impartial Red Cross work in Venezuela
Reliefweb
Our founder, Henry Dunant, initially created the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Switzerland in 1863 to offer neutral and independent assistance and protection to the victims of war. The ICRC later expanded its scope of action to ...

New Bird Flu Outbreaks Reported in Germany, Switzerland, Austria - Fortune Sat, 12 Nov 2016 18:24:39 GMT

Fortune

New Bird Flu Outbreaks Reported in Germany, Switzerland, Austria
Fortune
Bird flu was also confirmed in dead birds along Lake Geneva in Switzerland on Saturday. Austria and Switzerland earlier this week took steps to prevent the spread of the virus to domestic poultry after discovering the disease in wild ducks around Lake ...
Bird flu cases detected around Lake Genevaswissinfo.ch
Bird flu spreads in Germany, sparking fears for holiday mealsDeutsche Welle
New 'severe strain' of bird flu is spreading across Europe in latest H5N8 outbreakThe Sun
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Switzerland steps up fight against bird flu - The Local Switzerland Tue, 15 Nov 2016 11:54:55 GMT

The Local Switzerland

Switzerland steps up fight against bird flu
The Local Switzerland
Domestic poultry must now be fed and watered indoors, in a place that wild birds cannot access. Chickens displaying symptoms of potential bird flu should be kept separately from other birds, it added. The H5N8 virus is transmitted by birds on migration ...
Netherlands steps up measures to fight bird fluPhys.Org
Germany, Denmark step up bird flu controlsDeutsche Welle

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Birds confined as avian flu arrives in Switzerland - Le News Tue, 15 Nov 2016 14:35:19 GMT

Le News

Birds confined as avian flu arrives in Switzerland
Le News
The Swiss federal office of food security and veterinary affairs (OSAV) announced that from tomorrow, all of Switzerland will become a controlled zone. The agency aims to avoid all contact between wild birds and domestic ones. Adding that nothing so ...

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Austria, Switzerland take measures to fight bird flu - Reuters Thu, 10 Nov 2016 17:01:39 GMT

The Local Switzerland

Austria, Switzerland take measures to fight bird flu
Reuters
VIENNA/ZURICH (Reuters) - Austria and Switzerland on Thursday took precautionary steps to prevent the spread of bird flu to domestic poultry after discovering cases of the disease in wild ducks around Lake Constance, the latest in a series of cases ...
Swiss chickens at risk after bird flu hits Lake ConstanceThe Local Switzerland
Poultry caged as bird flu spreads through GermanyThe Local Germany
Severe strain of bird flu breaks out across Europe leaving farmers fearful of cullExpress.co.uk

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Swiss pharma firm sued over bird flu trials on homeless people - The Local Switzerland Fri, 14 Jul 2017 15:02:09 GMT

The Local Switzerland

Swiss pharma firm sued over bird flu trials on homeless people
The Local Switzerland
The case dates back to 2007, when Novartis hired a company in Poland to test a vaccine for bird flu following the Europe-wide outbreak of the H5N1 virus. The trials were carried out on homeless and poor people in the Polish city of Grudziadz, where ...

Owners dump budgies over bird flu fears - The Local Switzerland Fri, 18 Nov 2016 12:00:08 GMT

The Local Switzerland

Owners dump budgies over bird flu fears
The Local Switzerland
Animal rescue centres in Zurich are reporting an increase in the number of budgerigars being handed in amid a new outbreak of bird flu in Switzerland. Elisabeth Kehl of the Voliere Zurich bird protection centre told the NZZ that people were handing ...
Risk of bird flu rockets in parts of Europeeuronews
WHO says human H5N8 risk low as more H5N6 reportedCIDRAP

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Novartis sued by bird flu guinea pig - swissinfo.ch Thu, 13 Jul 2017 08:55:42 GMT

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Novartis sued by bird flu guinea pig
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Ten years ago Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis commissioned clinical trials for a bird flu vaccine which ended up being carried out on homeless people in Poland. One man, who says they were told they were being tested for a conventional flu vaccine, ...

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Bird flu spreading rapidly through Europe, German experts warn - Deutsche Welle Wed, 23 Nov 2016 12:53:06 GMT

Deutsche Welle

Bird flu spreading rapidly through Europe, German experts warn
Deutsche Welle
Since it was first detected in Germany earlier in November, the Friedrich Loeffler Institute, a body tasked with animal health issues, warned on Wednesday that a strain of the bird flu virus was quickly spreading across the country and through Europe ...
Sweden to cull 200000 poultry after bird flu outbreakThe Local Sweden
H5N8 Avian Flu Flies Across EuropeThe Disease Daily
Over 215000 birds destroyed due to bird flu outbreaks across EuropeAgriland
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