The European Commission’s health and safety unit has published findings from two assessments looking at controls on fish in Mexico and Belgium.

A DG Sante audit in Mexico in November 2022 assessed the systems covering checks on fishery products exported to Europe.

Auditors found that although the official control system

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Belgian authorities have temporarily closed an events venue linked to more than 50 Shigella infections.

The Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain (FASFC) and the Flemish Departement Zorg reported that over recent weekends, people had been infected with Shigella after attending the Zandberghoeve venue in Beernem. The

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