Scientists warned the escaped mink could broaden the infection range of the virus by introducing into the wild.
Concerns have been raised over the risk of contamination in Denmark because the culled mink are buried near drinking water reserves.
Demand for fur has grown, including in countries like the U.K., where sales have increased by 200 percent in recent years.
Peter Madsen fled the Herstedvester Prison brandishing a "pistol-like object" on Tuesday, but was apprehended a short time later.
A journalist made secret recordings of telephone conversations with jailed inventor Peter Madsen which are now set to be broadcast.
Copenhagen police said they are investigating the incident but have not yet identified the person or people responsible.
Although Denmark's international travel restrictions remain in place, law enforcement and government officials recently eased regulations to allow spouses, partners and "sweethearts" to visit from certain neighboring countries.
Elementary school classes for students up to 11 years old reopened across Denmark Wednesday morning.
"We're not even in the top ten," former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg said.
Archaeologists have described a "unique" find dating back thousands of years ago to Neolithic Europe. Researchers say it is just the second ring of its kind found in Denmark.
Researchers say they have been able to extract a complete ancient human genome from something other than a human bone for the very first time.
"I can't analyze that," Michael McFaul, the former ambassador to Russia, told MSNBC about Trump's feud with Denmark over Greenland.
Dr. Lance Dodes was one of the first mental health professionals who questioned Donald Trump's stability.
Rufus Gifford served as the American ambassador during Barack Obama's second term.
While the Danish government had immediately dismissed the idea of a sale, it was prepared to discuss closer ties with Washington over the American presence on the world's largest island.
Scientists looked at data on millions of people to learn more about air pollution and mental health.
U.S. president has suggested that the Arctic territory which is part of Denmark's kingdom, could be bought for its vast natural resources.
Trump has repeatedly expressed interest in buying the icy Danish territory—which is also the world's largest island.
The passenger was rescued thanks to an operation involving a military helicopter and six vessels, but had sustained serious injuries.
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"We have 11 billion good reasons to do everything we can to prevent African swine fever reaching Denmark," said Denmark's minister for environment and food.
"They are unwanted in Denmark and they must feel that," the country's integration minister has said.
"I'm sad that so many people have become so angry," said Danish photographer Andreas Hvid.