Regarding "monkeypox", which has been reported one after another mainly in Europe and the United States, WHO = World Health Organization convened an urgent committee of experts to discuss whether it would be an "internationally concerned public health emergency". Announced on the 25th that it has decided that it is not an emergency at this time.

In Europe and the United States, reports of "monkeypox" have been reported one after another, and according to the summary of the US CDC = Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4106 infected people have been confirmed in 47 countries and regions where monkeypox has not been established by the 24th of this month. , WHO's judgment was drawing attention.