The Director General of the world health organization tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus has rejected accusations by U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo in cooperation with China. He stated this at a briefing in Geneva on 23 July, writes Reuters.
Of ghebreyesus stressed that the charges Pompeo untrue, unacceptable and unfounded.
The head of the who said that the only purpose of the organization is to save lives, so “who will not be distracted by these comments.”
As the British newspaper the Guardian, that the alleged Ghebreyesus made a deal with China, Pompeo said July 22 at a closed meeting with members of Parliament of the United Kingdom. The Secretary of state argued that this is evidenced by American intelligence.
In may, the President of the United States Donald trump accused who is that in the beginning of the outbreak of the coronavirus in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the organization allegedly helped the Chinese government to hide the danger from the world. Subsequently, the Turkish foreign Ministry announced the termination of funding for the who and announced the intention to withdraw the U.S. from the organization.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
As of July 23, in the world of coronavirus infected 15.3 million people, killed more than 625 thousand, recovered 8.7 million, show data from the American Johns Hopkins University, which monitors the spread of the disease.