Simulation exercise: Foot and mouth disease in Turkey
Dr Nihat Pakdil, Deputy Undersecretary, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock of Turkey, informed the OIE that joint real-scale simulation exercises on foot and mouth disease (FMD) will take place in the Province of Izmir from 12 to 16 February 2018 and in the Province of Edirne (Thrace) from 26 February to 2 March 2018.
Two OIE immediate notification alerts about FMD in The People's Republic of China
Simulation exercise: Foot and mouth disease in Australia
Dr Mark Schipp, Chief Veterinary Officer, Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, Canberra, Australia, informed the OIE that two (2) simulation exercises: Exercise Dragonglass and Exercise Obsidian, will take place in Australia, with exercise-related activities commencing on 8 January 2018 and concluding around 16 February 2018.