Avian flu found in 18,700 more birds in Binyamina

Avian flu has been detected in over 18,700 birds in chicken coops in the northern town of Binyamina, the Agriculture Ministry says.

The ministry says veterinary services have isolated the farm.

It adds that the last cases of avian flu in the country were detected five days ago.

Hundreds of thousands of birds have so far been culled in the recent major outbreak.

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