US President Donald Trump in May said he would withdraw from the WHO, accusing the organisation of failing in the coronavirus pandemic and being a puppet of China. Photo: AFPUS President Donald Trump in May said he would withdraw from the WHO, accusing the organisation of failing in the coronavirus pandemic and being a puppet of China. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump in May said he would withdraw from the WHO, accusing the organisation of failing in the coronavirus pandemic and being a puppet of China. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Trump formally pulling US out of WHO over ‘China puppet’ claims. Biden promises to rejoin it if he wins

  • Letter submitted to UN secretary general triggers one-year withdrawal timeline
  • US nears 3 million known infections as coronavirus surges in many states

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
US President Donald Trump in May said he would withdraw from the WHO, accusing the organisation of failing in the coronavirus pandemic and being a puppet of China. Photo: AFPUS President Donald Trump in May said he would withdraw from the WHO, accusing the organisation of failing in the coronavirus pandemic and being a puppet of China. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump in May said he would withdraw from the WHO, accusing the organisation of failing in the coronavirus pandemic and being a puppet of China. Photo: AFP
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