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  1. The WHO says aggressive control measures can rein in the spread of the coronavirus

    WHO urges aggressive COVID-19 measures as flare-ups spark new closures

    The World Health Organization has urged countries grappling with coronavirus to step up control measures, saying it is still possible to rein it ...
  2. The virus has killed nearly 550,000 people

    WHO launches independent panel to review COVID-19 pandemic response

    The World Health Organization, which faced fierce US criticism over its handling of the coronavirus crisis, launched an independent panel on ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: The drug hydroxychloroquine is displayed at a pharmacy in Provo, Utah, U.S.

    WHO halts hydroxychloroquine, HIV drugs in COVID trials after failure to reduce death

    The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Saturday that it was discontinuing its trials of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and combination ...
  4. A logo is pictured on the headquarters of the WHO in Geneva

    Vaccine against COVID-19 not certain, maybe in a year: WHO

    It is not certain that scientists will be able to create an effective vaccine against the coronavirus that has caused the COVID-19 pandemic, but ...
  5. United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, shown in this April 2020 photo, said the

    COVID-19 signals need for global approach to problems: UN chief

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called on the world to strengthen multilateral cooperation, saying a global approach has been ...