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U.N. official: US$1.5 billion needed to fight bird flu

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A senior U.N. official said Wednesday that about US$1.5 billion (Ђ1.2 billion) is needed now to help countries and international organizations fight &to=http://nglish.pravda.ru/main/18/87/347/16346_birdflu.html' target=_blank>bird flu and prepare for a pandemic in humans.