Lithuania to seek 100% compensation from EU for swine flue costs

Lithuania will ask the European Commission to compensate for all expenses related to African Swine Fever (ASF), Lithuania's chief veterinary officer said on Friday, adding that the EU has until now covered around 30 percent of these costs.
Swine flue effected area in the Ignalina region
© DELFI / Kiril Čachovskij

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