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Several European countries reported more H5N8 outbreaks several different settings: wild birds, poultry, and even at a zoo.
The virus is spreading south and west as experts predicted after the H5 clade was discovered in Russia in June.
(CIDRAP News) – Iran, Austria, Germany, and Slovenia have joined the list of countries with H5N1 avian influenza in wild birds in the past few days, and the virus may have spread to as many as nine states in Nigeria, according to recent reports.
(CIDRAP News) While international officials today confirmed three more human deaths from the H5N1 avian flu virus, several countries battled new outbreaks in poultry.
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