S.Korea confirms highly contagious bird flu

by 5m Editor
15 December 2003, at 12:00am

SEOUL - South Korea said on Monday it had confirmed a case of a highly contagious type of bird flu, which can be deadly to humans, at a chicken farm near Seoul. "We have confirmed highly contagious avian influenza, known as H5N1, in chickens," an Agriculture Ministry official told Reuters.

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