As far as Biden is concerned, WHO doesn’t have any problems

As far as Biden is concerned, WHO doesn’t have any problems
WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. WHO video

[Ed. – It’s all a matter of undoing Trump. Trump’s night is Biden’s day and vice versa.]

The mistakes of WHO were glaring and consequential in the moment, not just in retrospect. Up until mid-January 2020, WHO echoed Beijing’s false assessment that the virus was not contagious. Back on January 23, 2020, the WHO “declined to designate the ongoing outbreak of a novel virus in China a global health emergency, saying that, for now, health officials are sufficiently equipped to combat the outbreak there and in other countries and that the agency does not need the additional authorities that come from such a declaration.” That was a ridiculous underestimation of the pandemic; two days earlier, the Chinese government had just admitted that the virus could be spread from human to human and spread to seven countries. In early February, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus kept insisting there was no need for measures that “unnecessarily interfere with international travel and trade.”

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