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19 More African Swine Fever Outbreaks in Latvia

05 June 2015

LATVIA - 19 further outbreaks of African Swine Fever have been confirmed by the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE).

There were 35 cases of the disease in all, in wild boar. 28 of the wild boar died from the disease, and the other seven were destroyed to prevent it spreading.

The outbreaks occurred in several different counties including Burtnieku, Kraslava, Dagdas and Limbazu.

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