S. Korea reports 19 more wild boars infected with African swine fever

The Korea Times | Feb 15, 2020 at 5:54 AM
  • Eighteen animals were found dead in border areas, including in the eastern county of Hwacheon, Gangwon Province, as well as the border city of Paju and Yeoncheon County in Gyeonggi Province, north of Seoul.
  • The virus was also found in another wild boar captured in the border town of Cheorwon.
  • Although no additional ASF cases on farms have been reported since early October, authorities continue to discover dead wild boars carrying the disease, mostly along the inter-Korean border.