WHO declares monkeypox a public health emergency of international concern

WHO declares monkeypox a public health emergency of international concern

WHO declares monkeypox a public health emergency of international concern

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency of international concern.The decision was announced Saturday morning after WHO convened its second emergency committee on the issue on Thursday.

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"I have decided that the global monkeypox outbreak represents a public health emergency of international concern," WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus announced on Saturday morning.Tedros said while the committee was unable to reach a consensus, he came to the deci

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus announced on Saturday morning.Tedros said while the committee was unable to reach a consensus, he came to the decisio