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WHO dismisses “fake” advisory calling on ban of second-hand clothes to limit monkeypox infections

Published on 20/06/2022 at 17:41

An advisory on monkeypox purportedly released by the World Health Organization (WHO) recommending a ban on second-hand clothes from Europe, USA and Asia has been shared on multiple social media platforms in Kenya. The claim is false; the letter, which has various errors, was dismissed by the WHO as "fake".