Wednesday, March 01, 2006
Russian Spirit Dogs H5N1
Russians are putting up a dogged fight against H5N1 with 1.3 million chickens culled to curb the growing problem from H5N1. The Russians it should be remembered have faced invasions from the French of Napoleon, the Germans of Hitler and consider that they can beat the "aggressive" actions of a chicken virus. Backed by huge supplies of vodka the Russian spirits are said to be strong.