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Lavrov said that the pandemic is revealed in the interaction of member countries who

The crisis associated with the pandemic coronavirus have highlighted bottlenecks in the interaction of the countries-members of the world health organization (who), said the Russian foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in interview to the newspaper "Arguments and facts".

"Certainly, the crisis with the coronavirus has also highlighted a number of bottlenecks, not only and not so much in the work of the who Secretariat, as in the interaction of the countries-members of the Organization, the fulfilment of the recommendations of this structure. Let's see how different coped with the coronavirus of the various national systems of health in the presence of the same who recommendations and agreed the international health regulations", - he said.

Lavrov said that at present, in accordance with the decision of the world health Assembly, who Director-General Tearoom Adhanom started the process of independent evaluation, which will analyze the interaction of the countries-members of the coordinating role of the who in the fight against the pandemic.

The President of the United States Donald trump in early July sent Congress official notification of the withdrawal of the country from the world health organization. Trump earlier said that the country stops its cooperation with the who, because the organization "has refused to carry out the required reforms." According to him, the United States "will redirect these funds to the world urgent needs of health." Trump also accused the who of concealing the extent of the epidemic of coronavirus in China's interest.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more to 19.9 million cases of infection, more than 732 thousand people died.

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