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African swine fever hits S. Korea

The virus that causes African swine fever is not harmful to humans, but the disease is almost always fatal in pigs. – EPA pic, September 17, 2019.

SOUTH Korea today reported its first cases of African swine fever, becoming the latest country hit by the disease that has killed pigs from China to North Korea, pushing up pork prices worldwide. Five pigs found dead at a farm in Paju, a city near the inter-Korean border, were confirmed to have been infected with the virus, an official with the Agriculture Ministry told AFP.

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