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WHO advised to Ukraine to Destroy Dangerous Pathogens in Laboratories

Various reports about biological laboratories in Ukraine have been circulating since Russia began moving troops into Ukraine two weeks ago.

The World Health Organization (WHO) has advised Ukraine to destroy dangerous Pathogens stored in the country’s public health laboratories to prevent “any possible leaks” from spreading the disease among the population, the WHO has told Reuters.

Biosafety experts say the advance of Russian troops into Ukraine and the bombing of its cities have increased the risk of the spread of dangerous Pathogens in laboratories.

Like many other countries, Ukraine has public health laboratories. They affect both animals and humans, and research is being done to control dangerous diseases, including COVID-19. It is noteworthy that the laboratories there are run with the help of the United States, the European Union and the WHO.

The WHO did not say when it provided details or recommendations on the types of pathogens or toxins kept in laboratories in Ukraine. It also did not answer questions about whether its recommendations were followed by the WHO.

Various reports about biological laboratories in Ukraine have been circulating since Russia began moving troops into Ukraine two weeks ago.

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The WHO report makes no mention of biological warfare. The WHO said it would encourage all parties to work together to “safely and securely dispose of any pathogens they encounter and to access the necessary technical assistance.” It volunteered to assist as much as possible with technical guidance and integration.

At the request of Russia, the UN Security Council will convene on Friday to discuss Moscow’s claims in Ukraine without evidence of US biological activity.

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