According with the decision of the Paff Committee held on 23 May 2018, the European Commission has expanded the demarcated area subject to containment for Xylella fastidiosa in the Italian region of Apulia, extending the infected zone to parts of the provinces of Brindisi, Taranto and Bari.
Official Journal of the European Union, 29 June 2018, pp 49: http://bit.ly/2KPLcEg
Summary report of the Standing committee on plants, animals, food and feed held in Brussels on 23 May 2018 (Section Plant Health):
Official page of the Paff Committee on Plant Health:
Official page of the European Commission on Xylella fastidiosa: