» 01/07/2006, 00.00
EU says Turkey's bird flu is lethal H5N1 strain
The number of deaths and sick people is on the rise across Turkey.
Bird flu feared more virulent in Eastern Europe than in Asia
There have been several outbreaks of infection in Russia, Roumania and Turkey. Four Turkish siblings are not infected with the disease. There is a new suspect death in Indonesia.
Bird flu reaches Istanbul
Samples from chicken found dead on the European side of the city confirm the westward movement of the virus.
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