Source: http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/one...s-north-127121


February 11 2018 13:49:27
One killed, 73 people taken to hospital over suspicions of anthrax in Turkey’s north
TRABZON

One person was killed and 73 people were taken to hospital over suspicions they were infected with anthrax in the Black Sea province of Trabzon on Feb. 10. One person was killed and 73 people were taken to hospital over suspicions they were infected with anthrax in the Black Sea province of Trabzon on Feb. 10.

The incident occurred in Trabzon’s Akçabat district.

A cow had been diagnosed with anthrax in Akçabat last week during a medical check-up and samples were sent to Ankara for a detailed examination.

But the cow’s owner reportedly butchered the infected cow and distributed its meat to his neighbors...