WHO: pandemic ‘far from over’

WHO: pandemic 'far from over'

The World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, during a media briefing on Monday said, “The pandemic is far from over” and is still disrupting normal health services, especially life-saving immunisation for children in the poorest countries.

The U.N. agency is concerned about rising numbers of cases and deaths in Africa, Eastern Europe, Latin America and some Asian countries.

The novel coronavirus has alrady infected 2.97 million people.

“We have a long road ahead of us and a lot of work to do,” Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said.

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