First death in monkeypox in Europe

3D-illustration föreställande apkoppsvirus.
3D illustration representing monkeypox virus.

A person infected with monkeypox has died in Spain. It is the first reported death in Europe, reports the news agency Reuters on Twitter. This was confirmed by the country's health authority on Friday. Also in Brazil, a person infected by monkeypox has died of the infection. It is the first two known deaths outside Africa.

A few days ago the World Health …