On Thursday the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus outbreak a global emergency. The number of cases has multiplied nearly ten times during the week. As at now globally around 8,000 cases have been reported. While most of the cases are reported in China, and other countries are taking additional measures to stop further spreading of the virus. WHO laid out seven steps to be taken into consideration and implement in their press briefing earlier today.
“We are all in this together, we can stop this together” a panel member declared.
Chair of the emergency committee also spoke and claimed that the committee unanimously decided today to suggest to the Director-General of the WHO that the novel Coronavirus is a public emergency of international concern.
“On the vaccine, we have already started, we will inform when we have more information”
The panel declared.