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Foot and mouth disease detected in Indonesia

AN outbreak of foot and mouth disease (FMD) in Indonesia has been confirmed by the Department of Agriculture, Water and Environment (DAWE).

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 Foot and mouth disease has been detected in Indonesia. Image courtesy DAWE.

Foot and mouth disease has been detected in Indonesia. Image courtesy DAWE.

Until this outbreak, Indonesia had been FMD free since 1986, a status recognised internationally by the World Organisation for Animal Health in 1990. FMD is a contagious viral disease of cattle, sheep,...

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