According to the OIE 59 outbreaks of highly dangerous animal diseases were reported in the world from April 23 to April 29, 2016.
Outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF) were registered in Lithuania (1) and Poland (1) in wild boars.
HPAI outbreaks were registered in previously disease-free Iraq (6) and Lebanon (1) and continue to be registered in Vietnam (1), Mexico (6) and Ghana (2).
Veterinary Services of Mongolia (11) have reported on outbreaks of sheep and goat pox. Bluetongue outbreaks (26) continue to be registered in France. Outbreaks of lumpy skin disease were registered in previously disease-free Macedonia (4), and in Bulgaria (6).
Experts of the Information Analysis Centre of the FGBI “ARRIAH” continue to monitor the world epidemic situation on highly dangerous animal and avian diseases.
FGBI “ARRIAH” Press Office