Anthrax in Trabzon

Trabzon, Turkey, Anthrax, Cow & Cliff  

Anthrax in Trabzon.

An outbreak of Anthrax took place in Turkey on February 10, 2018.  This happened in the Trabzon’s Akçabat district. Around the same place where a Pegasus ailrines plane was hanging on a cliff on January 14, 2018.

According to mainstream media, a cow had been diagnosed with Anthrax.  The owner butchered the cow and gave some of it's meat to his neighbors. After consuming the meat, 73 people were taken to the Technical University Hospital. One person passed away as a result of eating the Anthrax cow.  The Trabzon Governor’s Office launched an investigation.


“Nothing is clear yet. There are suspicions that there could be anthrax infection. The results of the lab examinations have not come out yet. We have identified those who ate the meat and gave a list of their names to authorities. Many people have been admitted to the hospital in the evening,”

Yüksel Altın, Ağaçlı neighborhood head.



See also: Pegasus Cliffhanger in Turkey 


Same Week: Vanessa Trump Anthrax Letter 

On Monday February 12, 2018 Vanessa Trump, wife of Donald Trump Jr. and daughter-in-law of President Trump,  opened a letter containing white powder.
According to protocols she was escorted to the hospital. The substance was non-hazardous.


"The letter was addressed to Donald Trump Jr. but sent to a Sutton Place home, which he owns, but in which his mother-in-law lives, according to CBS New York."