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After several months without the confirmation of new cases, ASF has reappeared in Moldova.ASF reappears in Moldova
The seizure was in an effort to battle the spread of African swine fever, a contagious, deadly virus which has killed more than a million pigs in China.USA: One million pounds of smuggled pork from China seized at NJ port
Vietnam: ASF spreads unstoppably
Since the emerge of the disease there are 17 affected provinces and 134 confirmed outbreaks.
As globalization increases the interconnectedness between nations, economies, and industries, the introduction of diseases will continue to remain a prominent threat to the livestock sector and the trade of animals and animal products, as well as the livelihoods of farmers, food security and public health.International trade and travel in the spread of pig diseases
Vietnam: ASF spreads quickly in the densest region in the country
46 new ASF outbreaks have been confirmed, 6 of them in 4 new provinces.
These steps strengthen the protections announced last fall after the deadly swine disease reached China.Additional steps to keep ASF from entering the United States
ASF spreads through Vietnam
Six provinces affected, 33 outbreaks, more than 4,000 animals culled.