African swine fever spreads in Laos, South Korea

African swine fever spreads in Laos, South Korea

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South Korea reports disease at 5 locations in past week

Over the past week, there have been official reports of five new outbreaks of the African swine fever (ASF) in South Korea — including three on commercial farms — and nine village herds have been affected in Laos. There have also been further cases in Russia’s Far East.