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World Health Organization holds a news conference on the coronavirus pandemic – 5/1/2020

World Health Organization officials hold a press conference Thursday to update the public on the coronavirus outbreak, which has infected more than 3.2 million and killed at least 233,704 so far. The World Health Organization is investigating whether the coronavirus causes some children to develop a rare inflammatory disease, WHO officials said Wednesday. » Subscribe […]

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World Health Organization holds a news conference on the coronavirus pandemic – 5/6/2020

The World Health Organization is holding a briefing Wednesday on the coronavirus, which has infected more than 3.6 million people worldwide and killed at least 257,818, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. On Monday, the World Health Organization said it will speak with the U.S. government and Gilead Sciences on how antiviral drug […]

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Coronavirus outbreak: World Health Organization provides update amid uptick in cases

The World Health provided an update on COVID-19 as an uptick in cases is being reported in both China and South Korea. On Friday, China reported cases of more than 200 people infected in two prisons, where top officials deemed responsible have been fired. South Korea also saw several military soldiers test positive, with a […]

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Coronavirus outbreak: WHO says €7.4 billion pledged for COVID-19 vaccine, treatments | FULL

World Health Organization (WHO) officials provided an update on the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic on Monday. Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the WHO, on Monday said that earlier in the day, €7.4 billion was pledged by 40 countries in an effort to raise funds for the development of a COVID-19 vaccine, diagnostics […]

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World Health Organization holds briefing on the coronavirus pandemic – 4/17/2020

World Health Organization officials hold a press conference to update the public on the coronavirus outbreak, which has infected more than 2.1 million people across the globe. The pandemic has caused at least 146,071 fatalities, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. President Donald Trump announced earlier in the week that the U.S. will […]

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World Health Organisation cautions India on Coronavirus outbreak, says ‘Lockdown only buys time’

World Health Organisation (WHO) cautions India saying that lockdown is not just enough to curb the spread of COVID-19. According to WHO, aggressive measures that include more testing are necessary, lockdown just buys more time. Listen in. #IndiaBattlesCoronavirus Subscribe to Times Now | Click Here ► http://goo.gl/U9ibPb Log on to www.timesnownews.com for the latest news […]

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Coronavirus outbreak: World Health Organization update as new cases drop below 400 | FULL

The World Health Organization (WHO) provided an update on COVID-19 a day after Japan reported two former passengers from the Diamond Princess cruise ship died from the virus. The viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 75,000 people globally. The World Health Organization has named the illness COVID-19, referring to its origin […]

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Coronavirus outbreak: European health officials discuss response to the virus | FULL

The head of the Stockholm-based European Centre for Disease Control, Andrea Ammon, and the head of the Swedish health agency Johan Carlson, held a news conference on the spread of the coronavirus and what steps are being taken in Europe to stop it from spreading. Europe has had one virus death among its 47 confirmed […]

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Coronavirus outbreak: WHO provides update on COVID-19, confirms case of infected dog | FULL

Officials from the World Health Organization (WHO) delivered their daily news briefing on the status of the COVID-19 outbreak worldwide. There are over 95,000 confirmed cases worldwide and over 3,000 people have died from the virus since the outbreak, which originated in Wuhan, China. WHO officials confirmed the first known case of a dog with […]

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Coronavirus outbreak: WHO says world must work hard to prepare for the next pandemic | FULL

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Wednesday that the world must work hard to prepare for the next pandemic while responding to the current COVID-19 crisis, adding that it’s an opportunity to build resilient health systems around the world which can withstand any potential future pandemics. Dr. Tedros said that […]

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