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In addition, Sweden and Hungary report H5N8 avian flu outbreaks in poultry.
Nepal also reports H5N1 at a zoo, while 5 European nations confirm more H5N8 outbreaks.
H5N8 has now been confirmed in 40 countries, and South Korean scientists shared genetic findings from a recent H5N6 isolate.
France reports 68 new H5N8 poultry outbreaks, and Hungary confirms 455,000 affected birds.
China, Hungary, Poland, the Netherlands, Bulgaria, Finland and South Korea also reported new outbreaks.
In 3 days Hungary has reported 96 H5N8 outbreaks in poultry.
As H5N6 spreads in parts of Asia, the H5N8 strain hits more farms in Hungary, Poland, and France.
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