Russia reports severe bird flu at two poultry farms, OIE says

by Reuters
Wednesday, 13 October 2021 15:10 GMT

PARIS, Oct 13 (Reuters) - Russia has reported outbreaks of highly pathogenic bird flu at two poultry farms in the southern part of the country, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Wednesday.

Citing a report from Russia's veterinary authorities, the Paris-based OIE said the virus found was of serotype H5 but gave no further details. (Reporting by Sybille de La Hamaide, editing by Gus Trompiz)

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