Bird Flu Update

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“Bird flu” reports have been received from Anhui, Liaoning and Hubei provinces. Efforts to contain the problem inlcude the destuction of millions of chickens by the authorities, but are being hindered by the sale of counterfeit vaccines. No human infections have been confirmed so far in China, according to reports.

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    San Jose Mercury News – United States
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    Ireland Online – Dublin,Ireland
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