WHO declares the monkeypox outbreak in more than 70 countries a ‘public health emergency of international concern’. The WHO designation of a "public health emergency of international concern" is intended to raise awareness that a coordinated global response is required and may mobilize funding and international cooperation on the sharing of vaccines and treatments.
The Marburg virus was discovered for the first time in 1967 in the German town of the same name. According to reports, African green monkeys were used in laboratory experiments.
France Bastille Day marks the anniversary of the “storming of the Bastille”, which occurred on 14 July 1789, a pivotal moment in the French Revolution. Bastille Day is basically the national day of France.