Animal food import from Russia to Azerbaijan temporarily restricted
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  • 12:22 19 March 2019

Animal food import from Russia to Azerbaijan temporarily restricted

Import of animals and animal foods from the Russian Federation to Azerbaijan is temporary restricted, ONA reports referring Food Safety Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

The Food Safety Agency has warned the population in order to protect the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan from infectious animal diseases that may pass through other countries.

“The World Animal Health Organization has diagnosed animals with fever in the Krasnokamen rayon of the Zabaykal region of the Russian Federation. In this regard, the chief state veterinary inspector of the Republic of Azerbaijan has decided to temporarily limit the import of animals and animal products from Krasnokamen rayon of Zabaykal region of the Russian Federation”, warning says

At the same time, the Food Safety Agency has applied to the State Customs Committee regarding the disinfection of vehicles arriving in the territory of Azerbaijan directly or through the Zabaykal region of the Russian Federation by transit at customs border pass points.

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