U.S. May Require Nearly $7 Billion to Combat Monkeypox Outbreak

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(Reuters) – The Biden administration estimates it may need nearly $7 billion to deal with the monkeypox outbreak in the United States, the Washington Post reported on Tuesday.

The White House and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

The news comes days after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the monkeypox outbreak a global health emergency.

(Reporting by Ruhi Soni in Bengaluru; Editing by Devika Syamnath)

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