World Health Organization Coronavirus News Conference

World Health Organization (WHO) officials held a briefing in Geneva, Switzerland, on the coronavirus pandemic. At the start, the WHO director-general… read more

World Health Organization (WHO) officials held a briefing in Geneva, Switzerland, on the coronavirus pandemic. At the start, the WHO director-general said “I am deeply concerned about the rapid escalation and global spread of infection.” He acknowledged that in the next few days the world would reach 1 million confirmed cases and 50,000 deaths from the virus. In addition, the WHO director-general said his organization was evaluating the use of medical face masks at the community level. close

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World Health Organization Coronavirus News Conference

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Program ID:
470856-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Geneva, Switzerland
First Aired:
Apr 01, 2020 | 1:35pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Apr 02, 2020 | 1:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Apr 01, 2020 | 4:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 02, 2020 | 1:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 02, 2020 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 03, 2020 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO

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