WHO executive director Mike Ryan attends a news conference in Geneva in May 2019. Photo: ReutersWHO executive director Mike Ryan attends a news conference in Geneva in May 2019. Photo: Reuters
WHO executive director Mike Ryan attends a news conference in Geneva in May 2019. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: before second wave, countries could face ‘second peak’, World Health Organisation warns

  • Just because infections are declining in some areas doesn’t mean they won’t ‘jump at any time’, says emergencies head Mike Ryan
  • World still in middle of first wave, he adds, with cases still increasing in South Asia, Africa and Central and South America
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
WHO executive director Mike Ryan attends a news conference in Geneva in May 2019. Photo: ReutersWHO executive director Mike Ryan attends a news conference in Geneva in May 2019. Photo: Reuters
WHO executive director Mike Ryan attends a news conference in Geneva in May 2019. Photo: Reuters
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