Bird flu alert in Algeria: state of emergency declared

After the World Animal Health Organization (OIE) announced the presence of avian flu on a farm in northeast Algeria, a health emergency (OHAL) decision was made in the country. Algerian Agriculture Minister Abdulhamid Hamdani told reporters, “The source of this virus is migratory birds and as long as the situation continues, we have alerted all regions in anticipation of an emergency. Hamdani noted that the Ayn Fakrun region, where the virus appeared, was taken under…

"Bird flu alert in Algeria: state of emergency declared"