Much of the world continues to struggle with chronavirus disease, North Korea is facing something else. The invitation of African pigs (ASF) has taken the lives of many pigs on the farms of Hwanghae and North Hamgyong provinces.
The North Korean government must act quickly to prevent further explosions, reports the Daily NK. It is said that last week, 6,000 ducks, geese, pigs, goats and sheep died of infectious diseases at a livestock complex in Kangwon Province.
Now, the problem seems to have escalated. “Cattle disease is spreading rapidly throughout the province. Authorities have issued an order through the cabinet that the cattle control authorities send investigation teams of about 20 people to all the farms with explosions, “said a source at Hwanghae Province.