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Conspiracy Theories That US Let Loose Monkeypox Swirl in China

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WATCH: President Joe Biden said the growing monkeypox outbreak is “something everyone should be concerned about.Source: Bloomberg

Chinese social media users are speculating the US could be the source of monkeypox infections now reported in at least a dozen countries, including the UK, Spain and Australia. 

The viral infection has been highlighted as a trending topic on popular social media platform Weibo for the past three days with a hashtag on the US reporting two suspected monkeypox cases attracting more than 51 million views as of Monday.