July 29, 2022, 05.55 PM

The Philippines sought to head off potential panic, saying monkeypox was not like Covid-19.

“This is not like Covid that can be spread by air very easily and could possibly be fatal,” said Trixie Cruz-Angeles, press secretary for President Ferdinand Marcos Jr.

“This is not particularly fatal.”

Ho said the Philippines was working with the United States to secure monkeypox vaccines.

Source: Agence France-Presse

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