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Import of poultry meat and products from Cherokee County of State of Iowa in US suspended (11.6.2024)

‚ÄčThe Centre for Food Safety (CFS) of the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department announced today (June 11) that in view of a notification from the World Organisation for Animal Health (WOAH) about an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza in Cherokee County of the State of Iowa in the United States (US), the CFS has instructed the trade to suspend the import of poultry meat and products (including poultry eggs) from the area with immediate effect to protect public health in Hong Kong.

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Preparedness Plan for Influenza Pandemic 2014

Global statistics of avian influenza

For more information on avian influenza, please visit the Centre for Health Protection thematic website at https://www.chp.gov.hk/en/view_content/24244.html
 
What is avian flu?
Centre for Health Protection - Avian Influenza
Avian influenza fact sheet
Prevent Avian Influenza
Health Advice
 
 
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