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African Swine Fever Killing More Wild Boar in Latvia

07 August 2015

LATVIA - There have been 36 more outbreaks of African Swine Fever in Latvia.

The outbreaks only affected wild boar. In total, 48 wild boar were infected, of which 37 died. The remaining 11 were destroyed to prevent the disease spreading.

The outbreaks occurred across the eastern half of Latvia.

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