The Insider reports:
Scientists at a US military laboratory are planning to experiment on primates to investigate possible causes of the mysterious brain injures, nicknamed “Havana Syndrome,” that American spies, diplomats, officials, and even military personnel have suffered both at home and abroad, according to a report from The New Yorker.
US national security agencies are trying to figure out an effective countermeasure for whatever is causing these episodes, which have involved the sudden and inexplicable appearance of severe headaches, tinnitus, loss of vision or hearing, dizziness, and other issues, The New Yorker wrote Monday.
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NEW: A second NSC staffer experienced “Havana Syndrome” symptoms near the White House. As more such episodes are discovered, the USG has successfully fielded a blood test for diagnosis, and multiple agencies are working on developing a wearable sensor https://t.co/FKfwop2qxE
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