Infectious Diseases 2020

Infectious Diseases 2020

H5N8 in Iraq

21 May, 2020

H5N8 outbreak, occurred at a commercial poultry farm in Nineveh, located on the outskirts of Mosul in the north. The event began on May 9, killing 21,700 of 59,700 birds.
The remaining 38,000 birds have been destroyed.