Simon Kent

Simon Kent

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W.H.O. Decrees Monkeypox Not (Yet) a Global Emergency

The global monkeypox outbreak is not currently a public health emergency of international concern, the World Health Organization (W.H.O.) announced Saturday after a meeting at its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.

Health workers screen passengers arriving from abroad for Monkeypox symptoms at Anna International Airport terminal in Chennai on June 03, 2022. (Photo by Arun SANKAR / AFP) (Photo by ARUN SANKAR/AFP via Getty Images)

Ron DeSantis Applauds SCOTUS New York Gun Law Ruling

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has warmly applauded the Supreme Court of the United States’ (SCOTUS) pro-Second Amendment decision striking down a New York law that had set restrictions on those looking to carry guns in public.

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Iran’s General Salami Seeks Fresh Intelligence Input

Major General Hossein Salami, commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC), replaced his intelligence chief Friday in an effort to enhance the country’s efforts to confound its enemies.

Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander Major General Hossein Salami speaks at Tehran's Islamic Revolution and Holy Defence museum, during the unveiling of an exhibition of what Iran says are US and other drones captured in its territory, in the capital Tehran on September 21, 2019. - Iran's Revolutionary Guards commander today …

CDC Issues ‘Safer Sex and Monkeypox’ Directives

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has delivered intimate guidance for those considering sexual activity in an age of monkeypox. The tips come under the published heading Social Gatherings, Safer Sex and Monkeypox.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has delivered intimate guidance for those considering sexual activity in an age of monkeypox. The tips come under the published heading Social Gatherings, Safer Sex and Monkeypox.