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Editor in Chief Mohamed Wadie

Russia Accuses US of Spreading Monkey Pox Virus

Fri 27 May 2022 | 11:53 PM
Ahmed Moamar

Today, Friday, the commander of the radiological, chemical, and biological protection forces of the Russian armed forces, Igor Kirillov, accused the United States of showing the so-called monkeypox virus.

And Kirilov said that "the location of the source of the monkeypox virus in Nigeria was under the supervision of the United States and its biological laboratories."

He went on to say that the monkeypox virus came from Nigeria, where at least four American biological laboratories operate," according to what was published by the "Sputnik" agency.

Kirillov continued that there are at least four biological laboratories controlled by Washington in Nigeria, and from there the outbreak of the new virus began."

The head of the World Health Organization has warned that the world faces "enormous" challenges, including the Covid pandemic, the war in Ukraine, and monkeypox.