UN Secretary-General emphasizes on int'l cooperation to control coronavirus pandemic

10:50 AM | 15 Mar, 2020
UN Secretary-General emphasizes on int'l cooperation to control coronavirus pandemic
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NEW YORK – United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has underlined the need of international cooperation to overcome global pandemic of deadly Coronavirus.

In his video message, the UN Secretary-General urged the Coronavirus-hit countries to demonstrate prudence instead of being panic and afraid.

The UN chief called upon the countries to put effective containment strategies into place; activate and enhance emergency response systems; and life-saving medical interventions to control and prevent the novel virus.