The Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry has confirmed it is assessing information and photographs provided by Animals Australia of Australian sheep being sold at Kuwait City's Al-Rai livestock market and the Friday local market on January 17-18 2013.
Some of the sheep in the images reportedly have their Australian ear tags visible. One seller had put up a sign in Arabic advertising the stall as "the centre for Australian lambs".
DAFF has known about previous problems in Kuwait. Is this another breach? Or have the breaches been occurring continuously ever since the initial report? Either way, ESCAS is still not working...