Banning import of live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from Sweden

Banning import of live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from Sweden

Tuesday 1438/3/14 – 2016/12/13

Riyadh, 14 Rabi’I, 1438,December 13, 2016, SPA — The Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture has temporarily banned the import of live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from the Kingdom of Sweden after it received a warning bulletin issued by World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) on the outbreaks of bird flu disease of high virulence.
The ministry has taken the necessary procedures in animal quarantines at the Kingdom’s various ports in cooperation with the relevant government agencies.
— SPA
11:57 LOCAL TIME 08:57 GMT