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Japan Culls Most Poultry Since 2011 as Bird Flu Confirmed

  • Authorities to cull more than 300,000 chickens and ducks
  • Latest outbreak in north is Japan’s first since January 2015

Japan ordered the culling of 326,500 poultry after confirming bird flu in two northern Japanese farms, marking the worst outbreak of the disease since 2011, according to the Agriculture Ministry.

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