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The WHO is now calling the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic

The WHO is now calling the coronavirus o ...

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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is WHO director generalSALVATORE DI NOLFI/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock The World Health Organization today said the covid-19 outbreak caused by coronavirus is now  classed as a pandemic. “In the past two weeks, the number of cases outside China has increased thirteenfold,” said ...
How badly prepared is the world for a coronavirus pandemic?

How badly prepared is the world for a co ...

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Bruce Aylward led an international mission to study China’s response to the virusFabrice Coffrini/Getty Images LAST week, the World Health Organization raised its assessment of the global risk from the novel coronavirus to Very High – its maximum level. The virus has escaped containment in at leas ...