WHO: More than 35 cases of monkeypox worldwide

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Long queues in New York for vaccination against monkeypox / Photo Kena Betancur / AFP / Profimedia

More than 92 cases of monkeypox have been registered in 35 countries and territories in the world, which is an increase of 000 percent compared to the previous week, the Director General of the World Health Organization said today. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.

He added that 12 people died from monkeypox.

Gebreisus pointed out that last week, close to 7500 cases of monkeypox were reported, which is a 20 percent increase compared to the previous week.

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