China coronavirus: World Health Organisation delays declaring virus’ spread an international emergency

//China coronavirus: World Health Organisation delays declaring virus’ spread an international emergency

China coronavirus: World Health Organisation delays declaring virus’ spread an international emergency

The World Health Organisation said on Wednesday that it will delay deciding whether to label the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus an international emergency, as the United Nations agency seeks more information from China.An emergency committee of 21 members and advisers formulated by WHO will reconvene in Geneva, Switzerland, on Thursday to decide whether a “public health emergency of international concern” (PHEIC) will be necessary to fight the deadly illness.“The decision about whether or not…

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