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African Swine Fever in Smolensk

19 July 2013

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African Swine Fever Activity in area shown from January 2010 - PROMED/HealthMap

RUSSIA - Tests on samples taken from pigs off private farms in inn Smolensk region have tested positive for African Swine Fever.

The disease was first established in tests in the Smolensk regional veterinary laboratory earlier this week.

In June ASF was discovered in a village five kilometre from Rakitno in the Svchevsky area of Smolensk.

ThePigSite News Desk

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