Are citizens around the world facing a return to the old days of draconian lockdowns enacted in reaction to a viral outbreak? A new report out of Belgium appears to confirm the first ever documented case of a nation implementing a mandatory monkeypox quarantine.
The European nation had called for the forced quarantine after it had hosted a massive gay pride festival that had as many as 80,000 attendees.
“Those infected with the monkeypox virus must be in isolation for 21 days,” the Dutch publication Standaard reported on a page translated from Dutch to English. “Not high-risk contacts, but they’re best watching over any symptoms. In the meantime, virologist Marc Van Ranst wants to investigate whether the virus can spread airborne.”
Belgium’s Gran Canaria pride festival drew international attention as a ‘superspreader’ event by various media outlets after people from all around the world learned of infections upon return to their
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