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South Korean animal rights groups allege that pigs infected with foot and mouth disease are being buried alive.

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Foot-and-mouth disease spooks South Koreansupdated: Tue Mar 01 2011 21:51:00

A South Korean farmer for 15 years, Sa Taek-hwan, lost his livelihood overnight.

South Korea tries to contain foot-and-mouth outbreakupdated: Thu Jan 13 2011 07:19:00

South Korea confirmed two additional cases of foot-and-mouth disease Thursday, as it struggles to contain the disease that has already spread rapidly across the nation and cost the country millions of dollars in exports.

Report: Foot-and-mouth disease spreading in South Koreaupdated: Sun Jan 02 2011 04:13:00

South Korean officials confirmed seven additional cases of foot-and-mouth disease Sunday despite nationwide quarantine efforts, the Yonhap News Agency reported.

South Korea works to contain foot-and-mouth, bird fluupdated: Fri Dec 31 2010 00:50:00

South Korea confirmed an outbreak of bird flu Friday as it struggles to contain foot-and-mouth disease, which has rapidly spread across the country.

South Korea works to contain foot and mouth disease outbreakupdated: Thu Dec 30 2010 00:31:00

South Korea raised its foot-and-mouth disease alert to its highest level on Wednesday in an effort to contain the disease that has rapidly spread across the country. Child Virus Kills 3, Sickens 110 in East Chinaupdated: Mon Oct 20 2008 15:00:00

Hand, foot and mouth disease has killed three children and sickened about 110 others in eastern China, state media reported Disease Outbreak Would Cost $4Bupdated: Sat Jun 21 2008 15:00:00

An outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease from one of five locations being considered for a new laboratory would cost the U.S. economy more than $4 billion China Urges Precautions Against Deadly Virusupdated: Wed May 07 2008 11:25:00

China has made it mandatory for health care providers to report all cases of a viral illness that has sickened thousands of young children across the country, as the death toll rose Wednesday to 28

Foot-and-mouth restrictions liftedupdated: Wed Oct 17 2007 05:59:00

British authorities have lifted a protection zone around a Surrey cattle farm, restoring the normal movement of animals and livestock more than a month after it was halted because of foot-and-mouth disease.

New foot and mouth outbreak in UKupdated: Wed Sep 12 2007 14:25:00

Britain has imposed a nationwide ban on the movement of animals after another outbreak of foot and mouth disease was discovered on a cattle farm in Surrey, close to the site of last month's outbreak of the highly transmissible virus.

EU lifts ban on Brit meat exportsupdated: Wed Aug 22 2007 22:23:00

The European Union relaxed a ban on exports of British livestock, meat and dairy products Thursday, imposed after an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in southeastern England earlier this month.

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