UAE: Dir. Gen. of Environment - Temporary Ban on Poultry From Romania

From the Federation of Arab News Agency.

Dubai, April 14 WAM / issued by HE Obaid Mohammed Juma Al Matrooshi, Director General of Ministry of Environment and Water on behalf a decision on the temporary ban on the importation of all annua

2010-04-14 - WAM

This decision is based on Ministerial Decree No. / 448 / for the year 2009 on the lifting of the ban on the importation of all live birds and poultry, wild and ornamental birds, their products and offal from the countries of North and South America and Europe, except for regions where cases of bird flu in addition to the note by Quarantine Department in the Ministry and based on information received from the World Organization for Animal Health, which reports the appearance of an outbreak of avian influenza strain fierce in the State of Romania.

The resolution that, in order to ensure healthy conditions for humans and animals in the state of animal diseases leak any infectious or contagious imported temporarily prohibited until further notice, the importation of all kinds of living tamed, wild and ornamental birds, their products and their offal from Romania.

It will also manage the stone and the concerned organizational units in the ministry in coordination with the relevant authorities to implement this decision based on what the public interest and to the epidemiological situation changed when the State of Romania, in accordance with the guidelines of the International Organization for Animal Health. / R / or /