Temporary ban on import of live birds, hatching eggs, chicks from Bulgaria

Temporary ban on import of live birds, hatching eggs, chicks from Bulgaria

Monday 1438/4/11 – 2017/01/09

Riyadh, Rabi’II 11, 1438, January 09, 2017, SPA — The Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture has imposed a temporary ban on the import of live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from the Republic of Bulgaria after receiving a warning bulletin from World Organization for Animal Health on breaking out of high virulent bird flu in Bulgaria.
Various animal quarantines at the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s ports and other relevant governmental agencies have been directed to take the necessary action in this regard.
–SPA
12:37 LOCAL TIME 09:37 GMT