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Peste des Petits Ruminants Outbreaks in Liberia

20 July 2015

LIBERIA - Five new outbreaks of Peste des Petits Ruminants have been found in Liberia.

The outbreaks caused 545 deaths in goats, 250 deaths in sheep, and 15 deaths in unspecified animals.

Vaccination will take place in response to the outbreaks.

The outbreaks occurred in the Nimba region, in the north of Liberia.


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