Temporary ban on importing live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from Poland

Temporary ban on importing live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from Poland

Thursday 1438/3/16 – 2016/12/15

Riyadh, Rabi’I 16, 1438, December 15, 2016, SPA — The Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture has temporarily banned importing of live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from the Republic of Poland, after the ministry received reports from the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) on infections of bird flu disease in those areas.
The animal quarantines in various ports in the Kingdom and other relevant government agencies have been directed to take the necessary action in this regard.
–SPA
16:10 LOCAL TIME 13:10 GMT