Morocco strengthens border controls

Thus, the Ministry of Health sent a note to health officials on border service and to the Inspector Brigadier General of the Royal Armed Forces (FAR) health service, asking them to raise the level of vigilance during checks.

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“In response to the global alert on the increase in the number of cases of monkeypox disease in several countries around the world, and as part of the proactive approach of the Ministry of Health, and although the risk community spread of this orthopoxvirus is low, all health officers at points of entry into national territory are asked to increase the level of monitoring and vigilance of health control at borders, in ‘aligning with the guidelines of the aforementioned circular and the public health emergency response plans of the points of entry,’ the ministry said.

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