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Suspicions of third case denied by ministry

by 5m Editor
7 August 2007, at 1:21pm

UK - The agriculture ministry has just (Tuesday) denied that a third suspected case of foot and mouth disease had been found in Surrey, stating that there are currently only the two confirmed outbreaks.

Sky News had issued a report saying that a third suspected case had been found, however a spokeswoman for the ministry told Reuters: "Sky has got it wrong, there is no third case suspected at the moment."

"We have reported cases all the time and they are constantly being negated," she added.

5m Editor