It’s official: The WHO is calling it a “pandemic”.
Radio Taiwan International
Date: 12 March, 2020
By: Paula Chao
Taiwan knew that something was coming back in late December and it worked quickly to stop the new coronavirus in its tracks. In fact, Vice President Chen Chien-jen, the man who guided Taiwan through the SARS epidemic of 2003, says that the WHO’s designation of the outbreak as a “pandemic” is too little, too late.
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