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Nepal poultry farmers attack bird flu cull

Government moves to kill almost half a million birds in an attempt to thwart virus outbreak.

    Cash-strapped Nepalese poultry farmers have attacked their government over plans to cull almost half a million birds.

    They say the government’s unwillingness to compensate farmers has helped spread the virus. 

    Al Jazeera's Subina Shrestha reports from Kathmandu.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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