Rabat- The Moroccan National Agency for Sanitary Safety of Food Products (NASSFP) announced that the first phase of a vaccination campaign launched on 18 August against bovine Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD), an infectious and sometimes fatal viral disease that affects cloven-hoofed animals, was completed and achieved 100% of its goal.

Larbi is a freelance writer and assistant editor at Morocco World News.