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WHO dismisses as ‘highly speculative’ claim that Coronavirus did not emerge in China 

November 29, 2020 1:17 am0 comments
WHO dismisses as ‘highly speculative’ claim that Coronavirus did not emerge in China 

(TibetanReview.net, Nov28’20) – The World Health Organization’s top emergency expert has sought to set the record straight by saying Nov 27 that it would be “highly speculative” for the WHO to say the novel coronavirus did not emerge in China, where it was first identified in a food market in […]

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WHO reports record daily increase in global Covid-19 cases

September 14, 2020 9:36 pm0 comments
WHO reports record daily increase in global Covid-19 cases

(TibetanReview.net, Sep14’20) – The World Health Organization reported a record one-day increase in global coronavirus cases on Sep 13, with the total rising by 307,930 in 24 hours, beating the previous record of 306,857 set on Sep 6. The biggest increases were from India, the United States and Brazil in […]

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WHO seeks at least $100 billion for Covid-19 vaccine programme, perhaps it should bill China

August 11, 2020 10:09 pm0 comments
WHO seeks at least $100 billion for Covid-19 vaccine programme, perhaps it should bill China

(TibetanReview.net, Aug11’20) – The world has reached the grim milestone of 20 million confirmed coronavirus cases and is edging closer to 750,000 deaths globally, with India now reporting the highest number of daily new cases. Meanwhile, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said it needed at least US $100 billion […]

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WHO: Covid-19 is most severe global health emergency ever

July 28, 2020 9:23 pm0 comments
WHO: Covid-19 is most severe global health emergency ever

(TibetanReview.net, Jul28’20) – From less than 100 cases outside of China, and no deaths, on Jan 30 when the World Health Organization (WHO) declared what it was later to name as Covid-19 a public health emergency of international concern, the number of cases has now surged close to 16.5 million […]

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WHO chief warns that Covid-19 infections set to keep worsening; Delhi, a cause for optimism in India

July 14, 2020 11:23 pm0 comments
WHO chief warns that Covid-19 infections set to keep worsening; Delhi, a cause for optimism in India

(TibetanReview.net, Jul14’20) – As the number of Covid-19 infections around the world hit 13 million on Jul 13, climbing by a million in just five days, with more than 570,000 people succumbing to it in the past 6½ months, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has expressed concern that many countries […]

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US notifies withdrawal from WHO as new research estimates 249 million cases and 1.8 million deaths from Covid-19 by Mar-May 2021 without a vaccine

July 8, 2020 10:30 pm0 comments
US notifies withdrawal from WHO as new research estimates 249 million cases and 1.8 million deaths from Covid-19 by Mar-May 2021 without a vaccine

(TibetanReview.net, Jul08’20) – The United States has on Jul 7 formally notified the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres of its intention to withdraw from the World Health Organization (WHO), effective Jul 6, 2021, as the China-unleashed Covid-19 pandemic continues to tighten its grip on countries across the world with no […]

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WHO alerted to air particle spread of Covid-19; India jumps to 3rd spot in infections

July 6, 2020 9:44 pm0 comments
WHO alerted to air particle spread of Covid-19; India jumps to 3rd spot in infections

(TibetanReview.net, Jul06’20) – The World Health Organization (WHO) has long postulated that the novel coronavirus is spread primarily by large respiratory droplets that, once expelled by infected people in coughs and sneezes, fall quickly to the floor. However, in an open letter to the WHO, 239 scientists from 32 countries […]

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WHO belies its own praise of China for the latter’s Covid-19 response

July 4, 2020 9:47 pm0 comments
WHO belies its own praise of China for the latter’s Covid-19 response

(TibetanReview.net, Jul04’20) – After praising China to no end for its supposed readiness to share information, transparency and cooperativeness, the World Health Organization (WHO) has finally found the voice to indicate it was its own office in the country, not China, which first alerted it to the viral infection that […]

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WHO warns that Covid-19 pandemic is speeding up globally, not even close to ending

June 30, 2020 10:34 pm0 comments
WHO warns that Covid-19 pandemic is speeding up globally, not even close to ending

(TibetanReview.net, Jun30’20) – “We all want this to be over. We all want to get on with our lives. But the hard reality is that this is not even close to being over. Although many countries have made some progress globally, the pandemic is actually speeding up,” bbc.com Jun 29 […]

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WHO says covid-19 vaccine could be ready in less than a year as new cases hit a new daily record

June 27, 2020 11:13 pm0 comments
WHO says covid-19 vaccine could be ready in less than a year as new cases hit a new daily record

(TibetanReview.net, Jun27’20) – The world may have a Covid-19 vaccine within one year or even a few months earlier, the IANS news service Jun 27 cited Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of the World Health Organisation as saying Jun 25, citing predictions from scientists. Ghebreyesus has made the remark during a […]

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