United States to tell about the bird flu' pandemic

Iran Materials 3 May 2006 18:18 (UTC +04:00)

The United States administration expected to publish a global action plan in case of the bird flu pandemic in the country on Wednesday, White House told.

The document will define duties of all branches of government and representatives of the private sector. The plan should be based upon the adopted last fall National Strategy against flu pandemic.

According to experts, if things will start unraveling negatively; the disease is capable to kill 1, 9m Americans for 18 months. In order to stop the disease spread all residents will be advised to work at home via Internet, instead of going to office. In some cases it is planned to engage pensioners in order to provide stable work of public services. Another plan has been worked out to vaccinate the population, Interfax reports.