Simulation exercise: Seven OIE-listed diseases in Lithuania

23 November 2011

Dr Jonas Milius, Director of the State Food and Veterinary Service (SFVS), Ministry of Agriculture, Vilnius, Lithuania, informed the OIE that a simulation exercise on African swine fever, avian influenza, bluetongue, classical swine fever, foot and mouth disease, Newcastle disease and swine vesicular disease is taking place on 23 November 2011 in Vilnius.

This exercise includes theoretical training of the personnel of SFVS of Lithuania with the aim of applying emergency measures in compliance with the contingency plans for the above mentioned diseases.

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Animal Health Information Department
World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)
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