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LEAF investigates death of about 500 goats in West Bekaa

​​Following the death of about 500 goats in West Bekaa, blood, tissue, and liver samples from the dead livestock and samples of their drinking water drawn from the Qaraoun Lake, were tested at the Laboratories of the Environment, Agriculture and Food Sciences (LEAF). The investigation was conducted by the Litani River Authority and LEAF Director, Dr. Mohamad Abiad in coordination with the consultant veterinarian from the Jordan University of Technological Sciences Professor Samih Abu Tarboush. In his interview (link), Mr. Sami Alawiya, General Director of the Litani River Authority, affirmed confidence in LEAF's work. 



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