(MENAFN - Saudi Press Agency)
Riyadh, Jumada I 24, 1439, Feb 10, 2018, SPA -- The Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture announced that one case of H5N8 avian flu had been recorded in Kharj Governorate in the previous 24 hours.
In its daily briefing, the ministry affirmed that the number of samples collected since the beginning of the spread of the disease reached 7,106 in the Kingdom's regions. The results disclosed that 125 of these samples tested positive. As many as 5,208 birds were culled in the previous 24 hours.
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