Gabon hit by bird flu outbreak for over two months • FRANCE 24 English

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Gabon is bracing to contain an outbreak of birdflu that has already killed tens of thousands of birds. The race is on to clamp down on the spread of the disease as the key poultry sector is already struggling to recover from the shock of the pandemic.

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