The United States cease relations with the world health organization, said the head of the White house Donald trump. According to him, who is working on the orders of China and does not conduct required by the Washington reform. In Moscow this step trump called an attempt to “shift responsibility” with the American authorities for the wide spread of the pandemic in the United States.
The head of the White house Donald trump during a press conference on may 29 said that the United States will no longer cooperate with the world health organization.
Its decision he explained that the organization not conducted as required by Washington reform. The funds who, according to the President of the United States, will be redirected to the health sector worldwide.
“We end our relationship with the world health organization, which works on the orders of China”, — said the American leader.
To break off relations with the who during the pandemic coronavirus COVID-19 is not a good idea, said the Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Alexei chepa.
“To break relations with who in such a difficult moment in the world is, of course, short-sighted and absolutely wrong,” — quotes the parliamentarian “Interfax”.
Thus Washington’s decision will have a negative impact on the who, because the United States was a major sponsor of the organization.
“But I think there are countries that will conduct a more pragmatic policy and in some measure compensate who lost income,” — predicted the Deputy.
In addition, he called the move trump to attempt to “shift responsibility” with the American authorities for the wide spread of the pandemic in the United States and the huge number of deaths.
“I think that the US will suffer great political damage from this move,” said a member of the lower house of the Russian Parliament.
Previously, trump has admitted that taking hydroxychloroquine for the prevention of new infections. According to him, he passes the test COVID-19 every day, but he has never showed a positive result.
“I take hydroxychloroquine right now. I take one pill a day. I’d have told you that three or four days ago, but you didn’t ask me,” said trump, noting that the doctors of the White house was not opposed to such self-medication.
However, the who has suspended the application of anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine for the treatment of COVID-19 due to the increased risk of mortality. This was announced by the Director General of the who tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus.
For making a decision on this issue, the organization convened a meeting of representatives of the relevant program Test “solidarity”, which was launched in March. It is attended by more than 400 hospitals in 35 countries. Experts consider the four basic therapeutic drugs and mixtures of drugs that can be effective against COVID-19.
In the middle of this month, the US President said that the who needs to amend their work and to prove independence from China.
“I can’t let the dollars of American taxpayers to continue to Fund the organization [who], which in its current state so obviously does not represent the interest of America,” said trump.
In addition, the Prime accused who, in error when the pandemic coronavirus “because of dependence on China.” In his opinion, this has led to the pandemic situation, when COVID-19 spread across the planet.
The US President in the letter, the who noted that the organization “consistently ignored” credible information about the virus in Wuhan last December “or even earlier” by refusing to consider information that differed from the official Chinese position.
Who, according to trump, many times made statements with gross errors and declared a deliberate lie. As an example, he cited a statement from 14 January, when who confirmed the statement from the Chinese leadership that “the virus cannot be passed from person to person”.
The US leader also suggested that the Chinese leader, XI Jinping pressured the who to it did not declare the outbreak an “emergency”, but in the end, the organization was forced to do it.
In this case, said Donald trump, who constantly defended the Chinese authorities declared their actions transparent. Finally, he reproaches in his letter to the who for refusing a public call for China to investigate the circumstances of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.
In early may, the Department of homeland security (DHS), the United States stated that the Chinese authorities deliberately concealed part of the data about the dangers and spread of a new type of coronavirus.
In the report for internal use of the Agency said that the Chinese leadership did it to stock up on medical supplies.
In particular, the PRC did not timely notify the who about the degree of infectivity of the coronavirus, says us intelligence. At the same time, the Chinese authorities have become increasingly active in purchasing medical masks, and respirators, reducing the volume of export of medical. It is worth emphasizing that it is unknown how the intelligence agencies have made similar conclusions about the actions of China.
Foreign Ministry spokesman China Geng Shuang urged the United States to realize that their enemy is the virus, not China.
“With regard to the issue of liability, we have repeatedly said that the virus is the common enemy of all mankind. China is the injured party, not an “accomplice” of the virus,” noted Geng Shuang.