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Ghana reports outbreaks of H5 bird flu on farms

One of the outbreaks killed 5,431 birds out of an 11,000-strong flock on a farm in Boankra in the Ashanti region, while the other killed 5,935 out of 13,188 birds on a farm in Nkawkaw in the Eastern region, the report said.

Bird flu kills Queen Elizabeth’s swans

Officials are investigating a suspected outbreak of bird flu after a number of wild swans thought to be owned by the Queen reportedly died in Windsor.

Japan reports first suspected bird flu case

Japan’s agriculture ministry on Wednesday reported a suspected case of bird flu in Kagawa prefecture, western Japan, potentially marking the country’s first bird flu outbreak in poultry this winter.

Hong Kong suspends import of poultry products from France over bird flu

Food safety authority of China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on Wednesday said it had suspended the importation of poultry products from Landes Department in southwestern France over an outbreak of bird flu.

Philippines reports first outbreak of bird flu

The Philippines on Friday reported its first outbreak of bird flu and would cull nearly half a million birds to contain the disease, an official said.

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