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Parliamentary question - E-000449/2019Parliamentary question

Live burial of pigs in the People's Republic of China

Question for written answer E-000449-19
to the Commission
Rule 130
Annie Schreijer-Pierik (PPE)

In the People’s Republic of China, efforts to ‘control’ the African swine fever (ASF) virus include burying domesticated pigs alive. This condemns the animals to a cruel death, as shown by convincing video evidence and witness statements[1].

In view of these events:

Last updated: 14 February 2019
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