A bird flu outbreak in Japan worsened on Dec. 10 as nearly 2.5 million chickens have been culled since the beginning of the outbreak last November.
The United States has recorded more than 3,000 COVID-19 deaths in a single day for the first time.
The Moroccan Royal Office on Tuesday has announced that the government will be immunizing its citizens against the coronavirus for free, as it expects the roll out of the vaccine “in the coming weeks.”
The Ministry of Agriculture of France has detected on a duck farm in southwest of the country the highly pathogenic H5N8 Avian Influenza.
Tokyo’s metropolitan government reported 522 new COVID-19 cases after the number of cases topped 500 for the first time the previous day at 534.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo has declared that the 11th Ebola outbreak is now over.
US hospitals said on Tuesday they may limit the use of the new Eli Lilly antibody drug to COVID-19 patients with multiple risk factors for serious illness or to those patients whose immune systems have not begun to fight the infection.
South Australia has announced a six-day lockdown starting from Nov. 18 as the state reported 22 new COVID-19 cases.
The new coronavirus had been circulating in Italy months earlier than the first detected case, according to a study by the National Cancer Institute of Milan.
The Russian federal health and consumer rights watchdog Rospotrebnadzor reported that a strain of the novel coronavirus appeared to be emerging in Siberia.