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Germany shuts another abattoir after workers get coronavirus

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Christian Fernsby ▼ | May 22, 2020
German authorities said they closed another abattoir after an outbreak of coronavirus among its workers.
Dissen north Germany
Operations   Dissen north Germany
The plant, in Dissen in north Germany, had already been on reduced operations slaughtering pigs after a previous discovery of coronavirus there, the local government authority of Osnabrueck said.

Topics: Germany

But it said 54 more workers at the plant were diagnosed with the coroanvirus respiratory disease in a second round of tests and the plant will now be closed for at least two weeks.