» 02/26/2008, 00.00
CINA – VIETNAM – PAKISTAN
Bird flu spreading in South and East Asia
More deaths are reported in China and Vietnam; many cases of infection in poultry are recorded in Pakistan and Bangladesh. The virus is spreading in poor areas where poultry is essential to the domestic economy.
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Avian flu: China might not be reporting every outbreak
Local media sources suggest that not all the informationincluding reports about human casualtiesis being released. Meanwhile, health authorities announce another outbreak in Anhui province and the discovery of a new vaccine. In Indonesia, teams will check every backyard.
New human bird flu case confirmed in Vietnam
A 15-year-old boy has tested positive for the virus that killed more than 60 people across Asia. In the boy's household, there were dead poultry, the area blocked off.
Avian flu strikes fourth victim
Hanoi hosts international conference on avian flue
According to the World Health Organisation (WHO) the world is coming close to a deadly pandemic. Experts and poultry farmers criticise Hanoi's policies.
Hanoi announces three new bird flu cases
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