Trump Declares US Is ‘Terminating’ Relationship With WHO:
The President of the United States, Donald Trump said this during the daily briefing on the novel Covid-19 Pandemic caused by coronavirus, in the Rose Garden of the White House on April 14, 2020, in Washington, DC.
Trump said on Friday he was breaking off US ties with the World Health Organization WHO, which he says has failed to do enough to fight the initial spread of the deadly Covid-19 Pandemic.
It should be noted that Trump had already suspended funding to the UN agency, accusing it of being a “puppet” of China as the global health crisis erupted – Channel TV.
Trump told journalists,
“Because they have failed to make the requested and greatly needed reforms, we will be today terminating our relationship with the World Health Organization,”
However US would be, “redirecting those funds to other worldwide and deserving urgent global public health needs.” Republican leader said