2 wild boars found dead with traces of African swine fever

Yonhap News Agency | Oct 12, 2019 at 2:00 AM
  • The other wild board was found in Yeoncheon, a town in Gyeonggi Province that has seen two cases of ASF at pig farms.
  • South Korea has confirmed 14 cases of ASF at local pig farms since mid-September, when the country experienced its first-ever outbreak of the deadly animal disease.
  • How the virus traveled into South Korea remains unknown, although some suspect that it came from North Korea.