Title: #Germany, First case of #H5N8 #birdflu in #Saxony – further suspected cases investigated.
Subject: Avian Influenza, H5N8 subtype, epizootics in poultry and wild birds, various States, Germany.
Source: Freie Presse, full page: (LINK). Article in German, edited.
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First case of bird flu in Saxony – further suspected cases investigated
issued on 11.13.2016
Leipzig / Borna (dpa / sn) - In Saxony, there is a first bird flu case. Founded at the middle of last week at the Cospudener lake near Leipzig, the highly pathogenic influenza virus H5N8 was detected, the regional council of the Leipzig district reported on Sunday in Borna. Therefore, three kilometers around the place of discovery, a restricted area was established.
Keywords: Germany; Avian Influenza, H5N8; Poultry; Wild Birds.