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  • Some 1,840 fowl were killed by the H5N6 virus in Sichuan, China said yesterday
  • 4,500 chickens had died of the H5N1 bug in Hunan, officials reported on Feb. 1
  • Four cases of bird flu outbreaks were also recorded in Xinjiang in January alone
  • The news comes as Beijing drains all its medical resources to fight coronavirus
  • The disease has killed at least 910 people and infected over 40,640 globally 

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