The World Health Organisation is reviewing a report that suggested its advice on the novel coronavirus needs updating, after some scientists said there was evidence the virus could be spread by tiny particles in the air.
The World Health Organisation said on Saturday that it was discontinuing its trials of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and combination HIV drug lopinavir/ritonavir in hospitalised patients with Covid-19 after they failed to reduce mortality.
The World Health Organisation has reported an increase of 212,326 cases of COVID-19 in 24 hours, a global daily record.
JUST IN: World Health Organisation says there have been 212,326 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, a record high since the pandemic began.
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World Health Organisation has “failed in its basic duty” says man in charge of country with 614,000 coronavirus cases.
The World Health Organisation told us to “test, test, test” more than a month ago. The lack of testing and tracing for key workers, including in the NHS and social care, has been risking their health and that of those they care for.
BREAKING: World Health Organisation declares coronavirus crisis a public emergency of international concern