CGTN published this video item, entitled “EU monitoring monkeypox outbreak ‘very closely'” – below is their description.
The #European Commission said Friday it is monitoring an outbreak of #monkeypox “very, very closely,” as European and American health authorities have identified a number of cases in recent days, mostly in young men.
The World Health Organization confirmed about 80 cases in a statement released on May 20, with recent outbreaks reported in 11 countries and regions.
Monkeypox is a virus that originates in wild animals like rodents and primates and occasionally jumps to people. Most human cases have been in central and west Africa, where the disease is endemic.CGTN YouTube Channel
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