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China Says New Bird Flu Case Found in Northeast

China Says New Bird Flu Case Found in Northeast

Beijing, Reuters—A man in the northeastern Chinese province of Shandong has been infected by a new strain of bird flu, the first case found in the province, state news agency Xinhua said on Monday, bringing the total number of victims in China to 105. The H7N9 virus...
China Culls Birds As Bird Flu Deaths Mount

China Culls Birds As Bird Flu Deaths Mount

Shanghai/Hong Kong, Reuters—Chinese authorities slaughtered over 20,000 birds on Friday at a poultry market in the financial hub Shanghai as the death toll from a new strain of bird flu mounted to six, spreading concern overseas and sparking a sell-off on Hong...