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Iraq is battling another H5N8 detection, and in South Korea, H5N6 was found on another commercial farm.
A UK outbreak involves swans from a flock owned by Queen Elizabeth at Windsor.
The outbreaks involved different strains, including H5N6, H5N1, and H5N8.
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.
Cases are down from the 10 reported last week but show ongoing virus circulation in the summer.
Meanwhile, Taiwan reports its first 2017 case, and HHS funds a potential new diagnostic test.
Also, Croatia reports its first high-path H5N5 outbreak in poultry.
Officials said the shifts haven't changed the epidemiologic or clinical patterns in people.
Also, Taiwan notes new H5N6 outbreaks, and China detects more highly pathogenic H7N9 in poultry markets.
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