About: swine fever

Why Poland plans to build a 1,200 km wall

Poland has decided to build a wall on its eastern border by 2020 to effectively tackle swine fever. The aim of the wall is to prevent wild boars carrying the disease from entering the territory, a decision that is far from convincing experts.
Trade & Society 22-08-2016

WTO backs EU in row over Russian import ban on pigs, pork

A World Trade Organization (WTO) panel on 19 August backed the European Union (EU) in a two-year dispute over Russia's ban on pig and pork imports from the bloc.