According to AP and AFP news, the WHO held an emergency committee meeting made up of experts to discuss this issue, and they make recommendations to WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, who will make the final decision. .
However, the WHO said it does not expect the emergency committee to issue any decisions before 24 local time.
Monkey smallpox is a viral disease known to be endemic to some countries in Central and West Africa. Since May of this year, many infections and suspected cases have been reported in the United States and Europe.
Secretary-General Ghebreyesus said monkey pox has been confirmed in more than 40 countries, mostly in Europe.