Date: 04 April 2020
By John Gizzi
Last week, a correspondent from Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK) asked WHO spokesman Bruce Aylward whether Taiwan would be considered for membership in the United Nations-run health organization.
Aylward hung up on her — on live television.
The incident has become a social media sensation as a topic of discussion worldwide. On RTHK's series "The Pulse" — roughly Hong Kong's equivalent of "60 Minutes" — an episode focused on how the coronavirus was affecting New York, London, and Lombardy, Italy. [FULL STORY]