Norway, Israel report first cases of monkeypox

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Norway, Israel report first cases of monkeypox” – below is their description.

Norway and Israel reported their first cases of monkeypox on May 21, after the disease has been found in the United States, Canada, Australia and several western European countries. The Norwegian Institute of Public Health confirmed on Saturday that a foreigner who visited Oslo between May 6 and 10 was infected with monkeypox. Israel on Saturday also confirmed the country’s first case. A man in his 30s returning from western Europe, who visited Ichilov Hospital in Tel Aviv, was identified as Israel’s first suspected case. He has been hospitalized in quarantine to complete medical examination, and is in good medical condition.

For more:

https://news.cgtn.com/news/2022-05-22/Norway-Israel-report-first-cases-of-monkeypox-1afp9bHI4y4/index.html

CGTN YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - CGTN

This story is an English language news item from CGTN. CGTN is a Chinese state-funded broadcaster.

Recent from CGTN:

How livelihoods have improved in Tibetan villages

Kabul Taliban police get new uniform

Zimbabwean president meets with senior Chinese diplomat

In This Story: Australia

Australia, officially known as the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. It is the largest country in Oceania and the world’s sixth-largest country by total area.

7 Recent Items: Australia

Tens of thousands told to evacuate Sydney amid floods – BBC News

It’s Party Time With The Sharks! | Shark Tank AUS

Parts of Sydney, Australia underwater, residents warned of further floods, evacuations

Australia’s Sydney faces severe floods amid warnings of worse to come

First Test: Australia 🆚 England: Highlights

Performing arts schools around Australia & NZ showcase special performance of a Broadway hit | 7NEWS

Major milestone in the fight against children’s cancer in Australia | 7NEWS

In This Story: Canada

Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. It extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean, covering 9.98 million square kilometres (3.85 million square miles), making it the world’s second-largest country by total area.

Its southern and western border with the United States, stretching 8,891 kilometres (5,525 mi), is the world’s longest bi-national land border. Canada’s capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver.

Various Indigenous peoples inhabited what is now Canada for thousands of years before European colonization. The Canada Act 1982, which severed the vestiges of legal dependence on the British Parliament. Canada is a parliamentary democracy and a constitutional monarchy in the Westminster tradition, with a monarch and a prime minister who serves as the chair of the Cabinet and head of government.

As a highly developed country, Canada has the seventeenth-highest nominal per-capita income globally as well as the thirteenth-highest ranking in the Human Development Index. Its advanced economy is the tenth-largest in the world, relying chiefly upon its abundant natural resources and well-developed international trade networks.

2 Recent Items: Canada

Air travellers face cancellations, delays throughout long weekend

Cross Canada Spotlight: 90-year-old swimmer, Ukrainians marry in Manitoba and more

In This Story: Israel

Israel, a Middle Eastern country on the Mediterranean Sea, is regarded by Jews, Christians and Muslims as the biblical Holy Land. Its most sacred sites are in Jerusalem. Within its Old City, the Temple Mount complex includes the Dome of the Rock shrine, the historic Western Wall, Al-Aqsa Mosque and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Israel’s financial hub, Tel Aviv, is known for its Bauhaus architecture and beaches. 

2 Recent Items: Israel

Israel to test bullet that killed reporter Abu Akleh, with ‘American presence’ • FRANCE 24 English

Israel claims it shot down Hezbollah drones headed for gas rig

In This Story: Norway

Norway is a Scandinavian country encompassing mountains, glaciers and deep coastal fjords. Oslo, the capital, is a city of green spaces and museums. Preserved 9th-century Viking ships are displayed at Oslo’s Viking Ship Museum. Bergen, with colorful wooden houses, is the starting point for cruises to the dramatic Sognefjord. Norway is also known for fishing, hiking and skiing, notably at Lillehammer’s Olympic resort. 

2 Recent Items: Norway

European firefighters arrive in Athens to help Greece with potential summer wildfires

Four AWESOME challenges from Top Gear Series 32 | BBC

In This Story: United States

The United States is a country also known as the United States of America, USA, US or just America. There are fifty states in the union, which is a federal republic ruled by a representative democracy. Nearly ten million square kilometres are inhabited by over 300 million people. The majority of Americans speak English.

4 Recent Items: United States

Why Pharmaceuticals Are So Complicated In The U.S. | CNBC Marathon

Navy SEAL who killed Bin Laden on honoring the United States

New museum honors the legacy of heroic Navy SEAL

Jet truck driver dies in air show accident after vehicle exploded in US | 9 News Australia

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

Posting....