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Coronavirus WHO emergency meeting: Why did WHO postpone emergency decision?

28 days ago   |   By Daily Express

THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION was due to deliver a verdict today as to whether to declare an international emergency on the coronavirus outbreak spreading through the planet from China, however, they have decided to reconvene.
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WHO postpones decision on whether to declare China outbreak a global public health emergency

WHO postpones decision on whether to declare China outbreak a global public health emergency

28 days ago   |   By STAT

The World Health Organization on Wednesday delayed a decision on whether to declare the ongoing outbreak of a novel virus that originated in China a global health emergency, with the head of the agency saying experts needed more information first.
Following a meeting of a WHO emergency committee, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the WHO's director-general, said he had asked the committee to continue the discussion Thursday.
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