Published On: Sat, Jul 23rd, 2022
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WHO chief declares expanding monkeypox outbreak a global emergency

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The chief of the World Health Organization says the expanding monkeypox outbreak in more than 70 countries is an “extraordinary” situation that now qualifies as a global emergency, a declaration on Saturday that could spur further investment in treating the once-rare disease and worsen the scramble for scarce vaccines.

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