Avian flu spreading across Europe, Asia and Africa
Several European countries report first cases in poultry flocks
Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) viruses are being detected in the wild bird and domestic poultry in ever more countries in Europe, Asia and Africa.
Over the last week alone, outbreaks in poultry have been confirmed in 15 countries. In Europe, France has been particularly hard hit by the disease…