[Graphic News] AI spreads nationwide

By Suk Gee-hyun
  • Published : Jan 26, 2014 - 20:00
  • Updated : Jan 26, 2014 - 20:00

Korean authorities are grappling with an increasing number of avian influenza cases, as the virus has continued to spread to chickens and migratory birds across the country since the first outbreak in Gochang, North Jeolla Province on Jan. 17. Up to six areas were confirmed to be infected with the pathogenic H5N8 strain.