Vietnam detects H5N8 avian influenza in backyard poultry

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The Sub-Department of Livestock and Veterinary Medicine in Vietnam’s Quang Ninh province has detected the H5N8 avian influenza (AI) virus in a backyard chicken farm.

Authorities have not announced how many chickens were affected but said the whole flock was culled.

According to the Department...

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