Amidst rising tensions between the U.S. and China, reports of a smallpox outbreak in U.S.

Actually, I think the exact quote is "With tensions rising in the Taiwan Straits, and a major crisis developing in Southwest Asia, a smallpox outbreak was confirmed by the CDC in Oklahoma City." But that's too long to fit in the title.

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