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  1. Doctor puts on protective goggles before entering the isolation ward at a hospital, following the o

    WHO says China team interviewed Wuhan scientists over COVID-19 origins

    A World Health Organization team in China to probe the origins of COVID-19 had "extensive discussions" and exchanges with scientists in Wuhan ...
  2. 'It's sobering to think that six months ago, when you recommended I declare a(n

    Expect 'lengthy' COVID-19 pandemic, WHO warns

    The World Health Organization on Saturday warned the coronavirus pandemic was likely to be "lengthy" after its emergency committee met to evaluate ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: A logo is pictured on the headquarters of the WHO in Geneva

    COVID-19: WHO urges countries to prioritise essential international travel

    The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday said countries should gradually lift international travel measures based on a thorough risk ...
  4. Scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (yellow), also known as novel coronavirus

    WHO says COVID-19 pandemic is 'one big wave', not seasonal

    A World Health Organization official on Tuesday described the COVID-19 pandemic as "one big wave" and warned against complacency in the northern ...
  5. People wearing protective face masks walk amid concerns over the new coronavirus disease in Pyongya

    North Korea steps up coronavirus prevention after first possible COVID-19 infection

    North Korea introduced tougher prevention measures against the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, state media reported, after it locked down the border ...
  6. World Health Organization (WHO) Chief Scientist Soumya Swaminathan attends a news conference in Gen

    WHO scientist sees regulators cooperating to speed COVID-19 vaccine approval

    Regulators that normally work within their own countries or regions will likely harmonize efforts on potential COVID-19 vaccines to speed up their ...
  7. World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

    WHO chief denounces 'unacceptable' comments questioning his independence

    The World Health Organization chief said on Thursday that comments questioning his independence would not distract the organisation from its work ...