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Bird Flu: Hong Kong Culls Thousands Of Chickens After Avian Flu Is Found In Market

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Hong Kong health workers began slaughtering more than 17,000 chickens on Wednesday after a carcass infected with bird flu was found at a poultry market, government officials said.

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