Foot and mouth disease,
Palestinian Auton. Territories
Information received on 13/03/2020 from Dr Iyad Adra, Director General of Veterinary Services & Animal Health, CVO, -, Ministry of Agriculture, Ramallah, Palestinian Auton. Territories
Report type Follow-up report No. 7 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 02/02/2007
Date of confirmation of the event 08/02/2007
Report date 13/03/2020
Date submitted to OIE 13/03/2020
Date event resolved 16/02/2009
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 20/06/2006
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Foot and mouth disease virus
Serotype O
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to the whole country
Related reports Immediate notification (14/02/2007)
Follow-up report No. 1 (15/02/2007)
Follow-up report No. 2 (15/03/2007)
Follow-up report No. 3 (03/04/2007)
Follow-up report No. 4 (19/04/2007)
Follow-up report No. 5 (30/08/2007)
Follow-up report No. 6 (16/02/2009)
Follow-up report No. 7 (13/03/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Introduction of new live animals
  • Illegal movement of animals
  • Contact with infected animal(s) at grazing/watering
  • Contact with wild species
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
    Administrative division Species Total Vaccinated Details
    West Bank Cattle 20093 inactivated vaccine against FMD serotype O, A, Asia 1 virus
    Sheep / goats 1064908 inactivated vaccine against FMD serotype O virus
  • Disinfection / Disinfestation
  • Quarantine
  • Treatment of affected animals (Symptomatic treatment and oxy-tetracycline injection)
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.