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Jordan suspends poultry imports from Saudi Arabia


[12/27/2017 4:00:15 PM]

AMMONNEWS - The Ministry of Agriculture decided to suspend live and thermally-processed poultry imports from Saudi Arabia until further notice, due to high bird flu infections, according to a report published by the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE).

A ministry report said Wednesday its Veterinary Department is closely following global reports that investigate bird flu cases and other diseases that pose a threat to human health and the agricultural sector, especially those affecting livestock.

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