Monday Feb 24
Thanh Nein News
11 Vietnam provinces report bird flu outbreaks
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat, speaking at an online conference Tuesday, said that more than 23,000 fowls had died of the H5N1 strain of bird flu and 30,777 other infected birds had been culled.
Vietnam: H5N1 now in 16 provinces
Sixteen provinces in the country reported 64 outbreaks of bird flu, according to the Department of Animal Health on February 19. Alive poultry is sold in Truong Dai Bridge in District 12 Provinces affected are Dak Lak, Long An, Kon Tum, Tay Ninh, Ca Mau, Khanh Hoa, Quang Ngai, Nam Dinh, Phu Yen, Lao Cai, Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Nghe An, Quang Binh, Ha ... (more)
Vietnamese gov't urges drastic measures as avian flu breaks out in eight provinces
Vietnam has reported outbreaks of A/ H5N1 avian flu in eight provinces across the country, according to the website of the Department of Animal Health under Vietnam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on Saturday.
Drown honored 44 years after death
More than 44 years after his death, Terry Drown was honored by the state of Maine for the courage that cost him his life.