The White House stands with World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus over his declaration…
BY SIMON KENT
President Joe Biden’s White House stands four-square behind World Health Organization (W.H.O.) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and his unilateral declaration of a monkeypox global emergency.
Tedros made the decision to issue the declaration despite no consensus among members of W.H.O.’s emergency committee as to the way forward in treating the outbreak.
It is the first time the chief of the U.N. health agency has taken such an action on his own, as Breitbart News reported.
“Today’s decision by the World Health Organization (W.H.O.) to declare the current monkeypox outbreak as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern is a call to action for the world community to stop the spread of this virus.