MPs attack Govt over horsemeat

Ministers are facing calls from MPs for more testing of processed meat amid fears that beef products contaminated with horse meat could contain substances harmful to humans.

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Minister: 'Meaningful' test results on meat by Friday

Agriculture Minister David Heath said retailers and food distributors have assured him they are "on track to share meaningful test results by Friday" following the horsemeat scandal.

Mr Heath said he reiterated to them during today's meeting that the current situation is "totally unacceptable".

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