WHO changes position on laboratory leak of coronavirus

World Health Organization Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus admitted that the organization was quick to rule out a link between the pandemic and the leak of coronavirus from a Chinese laboratory, the Associated Press said. In an interview with reporters, Gebreyesus said that the version that the virus could have leaked from a Chinese government […]

Warns: mixing different vaccines can be dangerous

The chief scientist at the World Health Organization has warned against the use of coronavirus vaccines from various manufacturers. Speaking at an online briefing on July 12, Soumya Swaminathan, WHO’s Chief Scientist, urged authorities in all countries not to use or mix Covid-19 vaccines from different manufacturers, Reuters reports, calling this approach a “dangerous trend”: […]

WHO: India can be any country

The World Health Organization today warned Europe against easing restrictive measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic, saying that “a situation similar to that in India could arise anywhere.” The WHO estimates that India’s strongest health crisis may be related to a new, highly congenital strain of coronavirus that was first detected in the country, as […]