GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization's Europe office says projections show its 53-country region could face another 700,000 deaths in the coronavirus pandemic by next spring, topping 2 million in total.
The World Health Organization on Wednesday said it is recommending “widespread use” of a malaria vaccine for children in sub-Saharan Africa and other at-risk regions.
The World Health Organization (WHO) Wednesday called for a moratorium on COVID-19 booster shots until the end of next month to address a shortfall in vaccines for poorer countries.
China says it’s put forward alternative parameters for a second probe into the origins of COVID-19 that should span multiple countries, Beijing’s latest move to counter a push by the U.S. for a deeper investigation into the theory the virus leaked from a Wuhan lab.
GENEVA—The head of the World Health Organisation said on Thursday that investigations into the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic in China were being hampered by the lack of raw data on the first days of spread there and urged it to be more transparent.
G7 leaders called on WHO to lead a transparent second phase investigation in China into the origin of Covid-19.
The theory that the virus escaped from the Wuhan lab and Washington's call for an investigation adds to the already strained US-China relationship.
China asked the US to let WHO experts come to investigate the origin of Covid-19 after Dr. Fauci suggested that Beijing announce the "bat cave patient."
The wife of a researcher working on covid-19 in Wuhan lab passed away due to what appeared to be COVID-19 in December 2019, according to the leader of a State Department investigation under the Trump administration.
A new study provides proof that Chinese scientists not only cooked up COVID-19 in a lab, but they covered it up and silenced potential whistleblowers.
The White House on May 24 said there was still not enough information to conclude the source of covid-19, calling for an independent investigation into the origins of the coronavirus.