The World Health Assembly gathers in Geneva every May. This year it will be a virtual meeting because of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP The World Health Assembly gathers in Geneva every May. This year it will be a virtual meeting because of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP
The World Health Assembly gathers in Geneva every May. This year it will be a virtual meeting because of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP

Battle looms at WHO meeting as pressure mounts on China over coronavirus inquiry

  • Countries including US expected to pursue investigation into Beijing’s handling of pandemic when decision-making body meets
  • It could refer the dispute to the International Court of Justice, but experts say that’s unlikely – and the ICJ wouldn’t be able to enforce a decision

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The World Health Assembly gathers in Geneva every May. This year it will be a virtual meeting because of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP The World Health Assembly gathers in Geneva every May. This year it will be a virtual meeting because of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP
The World Health Assembly gathers in Geneva every May. This year it will be a virtual meeting because of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP
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