There are currently no known bird flu cases in Russian agricultural enterprises and private farms, the Russian agriculture minister told a news conference Thursday.
"Not a single industrial agricultural site or private farm is currently infected with the bird flu virus," Aleksei Gordeyev said. "There is no bird flu in the country," he said.
Source. The fact that there were no new reported cases in poultry farms is certainly good news. The broader claim that there is no bird flu anywhere in Russia is silly. Just last week there were widespread reports of swans dying in central Russia from bird flu.