MORE: Horsemeat Traces Found in Austrian-Made Sausages in Russia

Traces of horsemeat were found in sausages shipped to Russia from Austria, Russia’s food safety watchdog, known as Rosselkhoznadzor, said in an e-mailed statement today. * Russian molecular diagnostic center found DNA of horses, chicken, cattle and soybeans in the sausages produced by an Austrian enterprise * Sausages are labeled as having pork, fat and other ingredients with no reference to hoursemeat and chicken, according to a photo of the sausage pack in the statement * Sausages shipment is detained and Rosselkhoznadzor stripped the enterprise from right to deliver the produce to Customs Union territory of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan, Rosselkhoznadzor said

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