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Belgium, the Netherlands hatch plan to curb spread of bad eggs

The countries raid premises linked to fraud probe on fipronil contamination

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel receiving eggs from Philippe Duvivier of Fugea ahead of a meeting between the Prime Minister and delegates from the egg and chicken industry in Houffalize on Aug 10.


DUTCH and Belgian investigators launched joint raids on Thursday over Europe's insecticide-tainted egg scare as Britain said it had imported far more contaminated eggs than originally revealed.

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