U.S. has recalled two diplomats from Cuba because of the "mysterious injuries"

США отозвали двух дипломатов из Кубы из-за

США отозвали двух дипломатов из Кубы из-за"таинственных травм- AP

At least one employee has suffered a mild brain injury, and several others have returned to the U.S.to undergo medical evaluations.

A security person walks outside the US consulate building in Guangzhou in south China's Guangdong province, Thursday, June 7. China says it has uncovered no information that could point to a cause.

China earlier said it had looked into the case announced last month but came up with no clues about the cause of the symptoms.

The State Department had confirmed earlier that one US employee assigned to the consulate in Guangzhou had "suffered a medical incident", and that it had deployed a team to screen employees and family members there.

"The Ministry of Foreign Relations reiterates that no evidence of the alleged incidents has been presented, and maintains its unwavering commitment to cooperate with USA authorities", Cuba's Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Nauert also said that remaining US government personnel and their families in Guangzhou would also be able to request testing if they "noted concerning symptoms or wanted baseline screening".

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If confirmed by doctors to have the same condition, the two individuals would mark the 25th and 26th confirmed patients from the freakish incidents in Cuba that were first disclosed past year and have been deemed "specific attacks" by the US government.

The evacuated Americans have been transferred to the same facility at the University of Pennsylvania where the government workers in Cuba were sent, an unnamed US official told The Associated Press. That's where doctors have been treating and studying patients previously evacuated from the U.S. Embassy in Havana. The Canadian government followed suit in April and directed the families of diplomatic staff in Cuba to return home.

The US has set up a task force to oversee the response to the mystery ailments among diplomats in China and Cuba.

Guangzhou is one of the most important of the US diplomatic outposts in the country.

The New York Times said that an employee evacuated from Guangzhou on June 6 likened the sounds he experienced to "marbles rolling around a metal funnel". The consulate opened months after the establishment of diplomatic relations between Beijing and Washington in 1979 and moved to its new purpose-built facility in 2013.

Aled Williams, a British teacher at a kindergarten said Thursday that the reports sounded "sci-fi-ish".

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