(MENAFN- Trend News Agency)
Lapses in strategies to tackle COVID-19 this year continue to
create the perfect conditions for a deadly new variant to emerge,
as parts of China witness a rise in infections, the head of the
World Health Organization said on Friday, trend reports citing reuters .
The comments by WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
mark a change in tone just months after he said that the world has
never been in a better position to end the pandemic.
'We are much closer to being able to say that the emergency
phase of the pandemic is over, but we're not there yet,' Tedros
said on Friday.
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