Chen Xu, China’s UN ambassador in Geneva (right), calls international travel restrictions on mainland Chinese an ‘overreaction’ to the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: Bans on travellers from the mainland a risky ‘overreaction’, China’s UN envoy in Geneva tells WHO

  • ‘Isolation is not beneficial to international collaboration and may interfere with prevention and control efforts,’ Chen Xu says
  • Echoes World Health Organisation Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Chen Xu, China’s UN ambassador in Geneva (right), calls international travel restrictions on mainland Chinese an ‘overreaction’ to the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Reuters
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