WHO has not yet received a formal letter from the United States to withdraw from the organization

The World Health Organization has not yet received a formal letter from the United States to withdraw from the organization, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said at a briefing in Geneva.

The United States has notified the UN Secretary-General of the withdrawal from WHO, the decision will come into force on July 6, 2021, said the comments of the official representative of the Secretary-General, Stephane Dujarric.

“We have not yet received a formal letter from the US,” he said.

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