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Foot and Mouth Disease “ravaging” Maghreb

Foot and Mouth Disease “ravaging” Maghreb

By Hadi Fornaji. Tripoli, 7 February, 2013: The Arab Maghreb Union has agreed that priority must be given to tackling foot and mouth . . .…

Eradication failures threaten a plague of locusts

Eradication failures threaten a plague of locusts

By Tom Westcott. Tripoli, 18 July: Experts are warning that locust-fighting equipment lost during the revolution needs replacing urgently, before swarms of locusts . . .…

Foot and mouth disease persists in the north

Foot and mouth disease persists in the north

By Tom Westcott Tripoli, 13 July: Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) remains at large in northern Libya, with further outbreaks recorded by the . . .…

FMD hits North-West Libya

FMD hits North-West Libya

Libya has been struck by Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) with over 2,000 sheep and 112 cattle already dead amidst fears . . .…