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WHO calls to halt COVID 'boosters' at least until end of September

WHO calls to halt COVID 'boosters' at least until end of September

WHO calls to halt COVID 'booster' shots until end of September to allow poorer countries to receive doses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2021 18:27
WHO: Delta variant has led to 'surge' in outbreaks in Middle East

WHO: Delta variant has led to 'surge' in outbreaks in Middle East

World Health Organization says Delta variant has triggered a fourth wave in the Middle East.Ben Ariel, 30/07/2021 03:09
Internal rebellion brewing as China denies origins of COVID-19?

Internal rebellion brewing as China denies origins of COVID-19?

With China blocking a W.H.O.-mandated COVID origins probe, local scientists are beginning to question the government's approach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 07:57
China rejects WHO plan for a study of COVID-19 origin

China rejects WHO plan for a study of COVID-19 origin

China rejects World Health Organization's plan for a second phase of investigation into the origin of the coronavirus.Ben Ariel, 23/07/2021 05:04
WJC condemns resolutions targeting Israel

WJC condemns resolutions targeting Israel

World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder says resolutions targeting Israel are shameless.Ben Ariel, 28/05/2021 02:59
New report shows China still not certain where COVID-19 comes from

New report shows China still not certain where COVID-19 comes from

New report by Chinese, WHO, scientists says possibility COVID-19 escaped from lab is 'extremely unlikely.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2021 12:00
WHO authorizes Johnson & Johnson vaccine for emergency use

WHO authorizes Johnson & Johnson vaccine for emergency use

Approval means the one-dose shot can now theoretically be used as part of the international COVAX effort to distribute vaccines globally.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/03/2021 23:17
WHO: World needs to prepare for the next virus

WHO: World needs to prepare for the next virus

Experts warn of a newer and more deadly virus that has been identified in Southeast AsiaShlomo Witty, 21/02/2021 21:45
WHO investigators: Outbreak in Wuhan may have been wider than thought

WHO investigators: Outbreak in Wuhan may have been wider than thought

Lead investigator for WHO mission to Wuhan says the mission found several signs of a more wide-ranging 2019 spread of COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/02/2021 06:08
Israel to sponsor 1st WHO resolution

Israel to sponsor 1st WHO resolution

Israel is to sponsor its 1st resolution in the World Health Organization calling for change in status of people with disabilities.ILTV, 27/01/2021 10:46
One year ago, the United Nations colluded with China - and Covid spread all over

One year ago, the United Nations colluded with China - and Covid spread all over

In January 2020, WHO gave China the reins of the virus' investigation. They reported no evidence of human to human transmission. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti‏, 20/01/2021 15:19
China now claims COVID originated in 'multiple regions' around the world

China now claims COVID originated in 'multiple regions' around the world

WHO team shortly to arrive in China to investigate pandemic's origins. Will China grant it access to data?Y Rabinovitz, 05/01/2021 12:42
World Health Organization: 'Covid-19 isn't the big one -- it's a wake-up call'

World Health Organization: 'Covid-19 isn't the big one -- it's a wake-up call'

WHO experts stress that COVID will become endemic despite vaccines and that "these threats will continue."Y Rabinovitz, 29/12/2020 13:13
TikTok taking action against 'fake news' about vaccine

TikTok taking action against 'fake news' about vaccine

TikTok now has info hub providing easy access to trusted sources such as the WHO.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/12/2020 13:18
Hamas receives coronavirus test kits from WHO

Hamas receives coronavirus test kits from WHO

Gaza "health ministry" says it received 19,500 kits from the WHO but they are only enough for eight days.Elad Benari, 08/12/2020 05:02
Biden's 1st day in office already mapped out

Biden's 1st day in office already mapped out

At least four executive orders are just waiting for the President's pen - if and when he reaches the desk.Nissan Tzur, 10/11/2020 13:15
WHO chief: Herd immunity is 'unethical'

WHO chief: Herd immunity is 'unethical'

Head of World Health Organization warns against allowing the new coronavirus to spread in the hope of achieving so-called herd immunity.Ben Ariel, 13/10/2020 05:22
WHO announces new worldwide daily record high in coronavirus cases

WHO announces new worldwide daily record high in coronavirus cases

More than 350,000 new cases of COVID-19 recorded worldwide, including more than 109,000 cases from Europe alone.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 09/10/2020 22:56
2020, the year China defeated the West

2020, the year China defeated the West

The alternative world order planned by China finds fertile ground in a West riddled with liberal self-hatred and anti-Americanism. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti, Italy, 30/09/2020 10:36
WHO official: Global death toll from COVID-19 could reach 2 million

WHO official: Global death toll from COVID-19 could reach 2 million

World Health Organization official warns the global COVID-19 death toll could double to 2 million before successful vaccine is used.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 25/09/2020 21:06
'WHO, China could have helped prevent COVID-19'

'WHO, China could have helped prevent COVID-19'

Report: 'It is highly likely the ongoing pandemic could have been prevented.'Mordechai Sones, 21/09/2020 16:14
Yet another WHO whitewash: 'Advance mission' to China doesn't feature Wuhan on schedule

Yet another WHO whitewash: 'Advance mission' to China doesn't feature Wuhan on schedule

The two members of the WHO team remained closeted in a hotel near Beijing for nearly the entire duration of their trip.Y Rabinovitz, 28/08/2020 10:43
WHO hopes pandemic will last less than two years

WHO hopes pandemic will last less than two years

World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus expresses hope the COVID-19 pandemic will be shorter than the 1918 Spanish flu.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/08/2020 21:10
WHO warns coronavirus pandemic will be lengthy

WHO warns coronavirus pandemic will be lengthy

World Health Organization says coronavirus pandemic is likely to be "lengthy" and warns of risk of "response fatigue".Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2020 05:41
Record daily increase in global coronavirus cases

Record daily increase in global coronavirus cases

World Health Organization says the total number of cases of COVID-19 in the world rose by 284,196 in 24 hours.Elad Benari, Canada, 24/07/2020 22:04
WHO chief rejects 'baseless' allegation by Pompeo

WHO chief rejects 'baseless' allegation by Pompeo

World Health Organization chief rejects claim by Secretary of State that he owed his position to a deal with China.Elad Benari, 24/07/2020 03:02
Record daily increase in global coronavirus cases

Record daily increase in global coronavirus cases

WHO reports 237,743 new cases of COVID-19 in 24 hours.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/07/2020 23:56
Israel ranked third-highest in number of daily coronavirus cases in Europe

Israel ranked third-highest in number of daily coronavirus cases in Europe

Health Ministry reports 1,360 new cases as WHO report ranks Israel as European country with third-highest number of daily coronavirus cases.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2020 21:29
WHO reports record daily number of new coronavirus cases

WHO reports record daily number of new coronavirus cases

228,102 new cases of COVID-19 reported around the world, more than 100,000 of which in the US and Brazil.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/07/2020 00:52
Head of WHO: The virus is not under control

Head of WHO: The virus is not under control

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says countries must "take a comprehensive approach based on fundamental public health measures."Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2020 14:21
Biden: I'll rejoin WHO on my first day as President

Biden: I'll rejoin WHO on my first day as President

Democratic presidential frontrunner renounces Trump's decision to withdraw from World Health Organization.Elad Benari, 08/07/2020 02:12
Trump administration formally withdraws US from WHO

Trump administration formally withdraws US from WHO

Withdrawal effective as of Monday, has been submitted to United Nations secretary-general.Mordechai Sones, 07/07/2020 21:50
WHO discontinues trials of hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19

WHO discontinues trials of hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19

World Health Organization discontinues trials of the hydroxychloroquine in hospitalized patients with COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2020 06:49
WHO urges countries to 'wake up'

WHO urges countries to 'wake up'

World Health Organization calls on countries hit by serious coronavirus outbreaks to "take control".Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 04/07/2020 02:19
WHO reports largest single-day increases in global COVID-19 cases

WHO reports largest single-day increases in global COVID-19 cases

WHO reports 8,708,008 cases of coronavirus with 461,715 deaths worldwide.Elad Benari, 22/06/2020 03:33
How the World Health Organization lost its credibility

How the World Health Organization lost its credibility

A thorough investigation is the only way to regain confidence in the UN agency trusted with preventing epidemics. Op-ed.Dr. Joe Tuzara, 21/06/2020 06:54
The Chinese Virus: We are living through a real time experiment on the power of fear

The Chinese Virus: We are living through a real time experiment on the power of fear

Fear has turned us away from the gifts of freedom, common sense and critical thinking. Opinon.Diane Bederman, 03/06/2020 15:00
WHO suspends clinical trials of hydroxychloriquine as COVID-19 treatment

WHO suspends clinical trials of hydroxychloriquine as COVID-19 treatment

World Health Organization temporarily suspends clinical trials of hydroxychloriquine as treatment for COVID-19 as a precautionary measure.Ben Ariel, 26/05/2020 00:04
World Health Organization: The coronavirus may never go away

World Health Organization: The coronavirus may never go away

World Health Organization officials say that populations around the world may have to learn to live with COVID-19 long term.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/05/2020 03:56
President Trump: 'I do not believe the Chinese spread the coronavirus intentionally'

President Trump: 'I do not believe the Chinese spread the coronavirus intentionally'

President Trump does not think the spread of the coronavirus was a deliberate action on the part of the Chinese; funding of WHO on holdArutz Sheva, 08/05/2020 17:13
WHO chief warns of 'deadly resurgence' if restrictions lifted 'too quickly'

WHO chief warns of 'deadly resurgence' if restrictions lifted 'too quickly'

“The way down can be as dangerous as the way up if not managed properly," says WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/04/2020 11:08
Super-STD has no cure - and it's spreading

Super-STD has no cure - and it's spreading

Antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea can cause permanent damage - and it appears to be spreading.Chana Roberts, 10/07/2017 09:22
WHO condemnation of Israel based on open PA lies

WHO condemnation of Israel based on open PA lies

Investigation reveals singling out of Israel as only 'human rights violator' was based on PA report full of spurious claims, faked photos.Ari Yashar, 29/05/2016 18:24
Canada once again backs Israel at the UN

Canada once again backs Israel at the UN

Trudeau government votes against WHO resolution singling out only Israel.Dalit Halevi, 29/05/2016 05:59
Israel in top ten for life expectancy

Israel in top ten for life expectancy

Israeli men can expect to live to 80.6; women, 84.3.Tova Dvorin, 20/05/2016 09:03
First case of Zika virus hits US

First case of Zika virus hits US

Virus reported in Texas attributed to human transmission and not mosquito bite.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2016 13:44
Zika virus declared a global emergency

Zika virus declared a global emergency

WHO, criticized for being asleep at the wheel on Zika like Ebola, snaps into action as Brazil reports 4,000 birth defects and virus spreads.Ari Yashar, 01/02/2016 22:55
WHO Bemoans Lack of Treatment for Millions in Iraq

WHO Bemoans Lack of Treatment for Millions in Iraq

World Health Organization says more than five million in need of health services - but no funds to provide it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2015 16:41
WHO Seeks $1 Billion for 4 Conflict-Hit Countries

WHO Seeks $1 Billion for 4 Conflict-Hit Countries

Syria, Iraq, Central African Republic and South Sudan all in dire need of emergency aid, World Health Organization says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2015 19:19
WHO: 1 Million People Wounded in Syrian War

WHO: 1 Million People Wounded in Syrian War

Lack of medical care is causing infectious disease crisis as Syria continues on road to ruin, WHO representative reveals.Tova Dvorin, 19/12/2014 13:44
WHO: Ebola May Infect 10,000 a Week by December

WHO: Ebola May Infect 10,000 a Week by December

Ebola now at 70% - not 50% - mortality rate as epidemic deepens, with 9,000 total infections expected by weekend and 4,447 dead.Ari Yashar, 14/10/2014 22:09
Doomsday: 1.4 Million Ebola Deaths By 2015

Doomsday: 1.4 Million Ebola Deaths By 2015

US Centers for Disease Control reports case numbers higher than thought and growing fast, meaning crisis unless serious action taken.Ari Yashar, 24/09/2014 14:00
8% Rise in HIV Carriers in Israel

8% Rise in HIV Carriers in Israel

2012 report counts 487 carriers of HIV in Israel, an 8% increase from 2011. Experts: soon, we'll approach the same percentages as in US.Tova Dvorin, 01/12/2013 09:54
PA Group Condemns WHO Conference in Jerusalem

PA Group Condemns WHO Conference in Jerusalem

A Palestinian Authority human rights organization has used a WHO regional health conference as a launching pad for political salvos.Chana Ya'ar, 28/11/2011 22:28
UN Issues New 'Bird Flu' Warnings

UN Issues New 'Bird Flu' Warnings

The World Health Organization has warned of a possible resurgence of the H5N1 'Bird Flu' virus; and a new 'mutant strain.' Gabe Kahn., 29/08/2011 19:19
Polio Outbreak in Tajikistan

Polio Outbreak in Tajikistan

The Health Ministry is warning Israelis traveling to Tajikistan to be vaccinated against polio due to an outbreak of the illness in that country. Hana Levi Julian, 28/04/2010 17:59