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August 16, 2014

S. Korea to launch year-round watch against bird flu

South Korea said Thursday it will intensify its watch against avian influenza (AI), conducting year-round monitoring of migratory birds and designating special districts for regular quarantines. The move comes as the government fears the highly pathogenic H5N8 strain of bird flu that caused the latest outbreak in the country may become indigenized.  Read More

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