Foot and mouth disease,
Information received on 19/02/2020 from Dr Nicolay Vlasov, , Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance , Ministry of Agriculture, Moscow, Russia
Report type Follow-up report No. 1
Date of start of the event 27/01/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 29/01/2020
Report date 19/02/2020
Date submitted to OIE 19/02/2020
Date event resolved 01/04/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 24/04/2019
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Foot and mouth disease virus
Serotype O
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (30/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (19/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 2 (10/04/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments The suspected source of infection is a communal cattle watering point on the Argun river along which the national boundary between the Russian Federation and China runs.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
    Administrative division Species Total Vaccinated Details
    Zabajkal`Skij Kray Cattle 1856
    Sheep / goats 1260
    Swine 881
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Official destruction of animal products
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • Disinfection
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.