Dutch minks culled after farmers infected with coronavirus

4 months ago 21
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In the Netherlands, tens of thousands of minks are being culled after they infected several farmers with the coronavirus.

The Dutch government says this is to prevent farms from becoming long-term reservoirs of COVID-19.

Researchers are urging other countries such as Denmark and Spain to also test their animals.

Al Jazeera’s Step Vaessen reports from Deurne, southern Netherlands.

SOURCE: Al Jazeera News

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