Tag Archives: AvianFlu

Hong Kong records winter's first bird flu death


NNA - An elderly man has died of bird flu in Hong Kong in the city’s first human case of the disease this winter, authorities said Tuesday.

The 75-year-old was diagnosed following a visit to …

South Korea, Japan step up poultry cull to contain bird flu

NNA - South Korea and Japan have ordered fresh culls of poultry stocks to contain outbreaks of avian flu, authorities in the two countries said.

The South Korean Agriculture Ministry said on Monday it had …

UN urges heightened vigilance after H5N1 outbreaks in West and Central Africa

Public healthUN urges heightened vigilance after H5N1 outbreaks in West and Central Africa

Published 18 July 2016

The United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) alerted Western and Central African governments to

South Sudan’s President is Poised to Make Matters Worse| Latest from Nice

The regional IGAD group and the Security Council have both suggested that more peacekeepers are needed to stabilize South Sudan. Kiir apparently disagrees. This is problematic because new peacekeepers can only be deployed with his

South Sudan’s President is Poised to Make Matters Worse

The regional IGAD group and the Security Council have both suggested that more peacekeepers are needed to stabilize South Sudan. Kiir apparently disagrees. This is problematic because new peacekeepers can only be deployed with his

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