Soldiers are mobilised to cull poultry at a farm in Gochang, south of Seoul. Photo: EPA Soldiers are mobilised to cull poultry at a farm in Gochang, south of Seoul. Photo: EPA
Soldiers are mobilised to cull poultry at a farm in Gochang, south of Seoul. Photo: EPA
H7N9 virus

South Korea culls 2pc of poultry to curb fears of H5N8 bird flu outbreak

An outbreak of H5N8 bird flu has driven the authorities in South Korea to cull poultry, prompting fears among consumers and a decline in sales

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Soldiers are mobilised to cull poultry at a farm in Gochang, south of Seoul. Photo: EPA Soldiers are mobilised to cull poultry at a farm in Gochang, south of Seoul. Photo: EPA
Soldiers are mobilised to cull poultry at a farm in Gochang, south of Seoul. Photo: EPA
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