WORLD Russia reports first human cases of bird flu

WORLD

Russia reports first human cases of bird flu

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22:46, February 20, 2021

Seven workers at a poultry plant were infected with a bird flu virus in Russia, reported TASS news agency.

(File photo: agencies)

These were reported to be the first cases of bird flu being passed to humans from birds in Russia, but there is no sign of transmission between humans so far.

Russia has reported the case to the World Health Organization.

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