Quarantine due to outbreaks of African swine fever operates in 23 towns of 15 oblasts of Ukraine. About it reports the UNIAN.
The settlements, which introduced a quarantine, located in the Transcarpathian (5 towns), Kyiv (3), Odessa, Kherson (2), Vinnytsia, Rivne, Khmelnytsky, Dnipropetrovsk, Volyn, Poltava, Donetsk, Ivano-Frankivsk, Lviv, Kharkiv and Chernihiv (1) regions.
In places where there was a quarantine imposed restrictive measures blocked the movement of pigs and animal products, except cattle, conduct disinfection.
Quarantine in the village declared 40 days. If during this time veterinarians do not identify on site of new outbreaks, this locality is considered healthy.
Since 2012, when the veterinarians recorded the first outbreak of ASF in Ukraine was improved from 241 264 ASF-points.
From the beginning of 2017 veterinarians registered in Ukraine 116 outbreaks of ASF. Just since 2012, and as of October 5, 2017 on the territory of Ukraine veterinarians registered 264 outbreaks of ASF in 24 areas.
Earlier it was reported that as at 22 September 2017 quarantine of ASF operated 21 village 11 regions of Ukraine.