Coronavirus Vaccine || China’s vaccine will be for the whole world: President Xi Jinping
At the same time, China has said that if it develops a vaccine against the epidemic, it will be for the good of the people of the world. According to the French news agency AFP, Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a speech to the World Health Organization’s Health Assembly on Monday.
President Xi Jinping said China would provide 2 billion over two years to support global efforts to fight the epidemic.
According to AFP, China is currently conducting clinical trials of five possible vaccines and many other countries around the world are trying to find a way to prevent the epidemic.
Zheng Zhixin, deputy director of China’s National Health Commission, said last week that more vaccines were in the pipeline and were awaiting approval for human testing. On the other hand, experts say that it will take one to one and a half years or more to develop an effective vaccine.
The World Health Organization’s World Health Assembly is being held online for the first time in its history, which will consider a resolution tabled by the European Union. The resolution called for an impartial, independent and comprehensive review of the world’s response to the Corona epidemic.
Addressing the World Health Assembly, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhnom reiterated his commitment to
“An impartial inquiry into the corona virus epidemic.”
The global response will be considered and measures will be proposed to prepare for such situations in the future.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said that the inquiry into the response to the epidemic should include the experiences of the countries and recommendations for overcoming the shortcomings.
It should be noted that the governments of the United States and Australia have in recent weeks called for an investigation into the spread of the corona virus, which has led to increased diplomatic tensions between the United States and China. President Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have repeatedly accused China of spreading the corona virus and of lack of transparency, saying
Most experts say the virus has been transmitted from animals to humans.
China has denied the allegations in a statement issued Friday stating “Similar, baseless allegations concerning China’s intelligence have been made more than once.
Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishostein said on Monday that the spread of the corona virus in his country had been stopped.
It should be noted that another 9,000 cases of Corona were confirmed in Russia on Monday, while an increase of 10,000 cases was seen every day for two consecutive weeks.
At present, the number of corona patients in Russia has exceeded 290,678 , while 2,722 people have died.
On the other hand, according to Johns Hopkins University in the United States, the number of deaths from the corona virus in the world has reached .
The United States has been the hardest hit by the corona virus, with about 91,109 deaths and more than 1,534,142 infected in the country.
The United Kingdom has the second highest number of deaths after the United States. More than 34,796 people have died in the UK, while 246,406 are infected.
The virus has killed about 32,007 people in Italy, more than 27,650 in Spain and more than 28,108 in France.
More than 16,203 people have been killed in Brazil, more than 4,140 in Turkey and more than 7,057 in Iran.
About 8,070 people have been killed in Germany so far, 9,080 in Belgium and more than 5,805 in Canada.
The death toll in China, where the corona virus began last year, has risen to 4,634 .
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