They called on the Commission and the Council to urgently adopt the following measures:
- Suspending all exports by land and by sea of live farm animals to non-EU countries.
- Suspending all transport of live farm animals on journeys over 8 hours between Member States.
- Ensuring rapid communication between Chief Veterinary Officers and National Contact Points to help livestock organisers avoid border crossings with long queues or refusal of entry by certain countries.
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