The head of the Rosselkhoznadzor said that some EU countries are hiding outbreaks of ASF

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Kondratuka in fotobanka. Archival photoThe head of the Rosselkhoznadzor said that some EU countries are hiding outbreaks of ASF© RIA Novosti / Alexander Kondratuka the image Bank

Individual EU countries are hiding the existence of outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF) in order to maintain trade, told reporters in the German capital, the head of the Rosselkhoznadzor Sergey Dankvert.

«Some EU countries hide the presence of ASF outbreaks in order to maintain trade,» he said.

«Europe will get billions in losses, because they want to keep trade», — said Dankvert.

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