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DEFRA says the risk of avian flu spreading to other UK wild birds is high.
A study shows avian flu virus detections rising in poultry in Cambodian live-bird markets.
It is Iraq's first H5N8 outbreak since 2016, and Afghanistan's first since 2007.
The strain resulted from a mix of high-path H5N8 and low-path H3N6.
Bulgaria and South Africa report outbreaks, and the USDA approves the first poultry DNA vaccine.
South Africa and Italy report more H5N8 outbreaks, and Taiwan confirms new H5N2 events.
The country's first poultry outbreak has been confirmed to be caused by H5N6.
In South Africa, H5N8 has been detected at 2 ostrich farms in the southwest.
The latest outbreak affects a farm housing almost 400,000 poultry.
Current viruses fall into 2 geographically separate clades.
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