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Iraqi Health Ministry Warns Salmonella in Chickens

18 September 2014

IRAQ - The Iraqi Ministry of Health has discovered chicken infected with salmonella being imported into Iraq to local markets from Turkey, Egypt and Ukraine.

According to Iraqi News, the ministry said: "The Ministry of Health conducted laboratory tests for some forms of food showed the presence of several types of imported chicken in local markets which are not fit for human consumption and infected with the germ Salmonella," stressing that "the origins of this chicken is the following countries: Turkey, Egypt and Ukraine."


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