BOOM! U.S. Says Will Not Take Part in WHO Global Drugs, Vaccine Initiative Launch

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GENEVA (REUTERS) – THE United States will not take part in the launching of a global initiative on Friday to speed the development, production and distribution of drugs and vaccines against COVID-19, a spokesman for the U.S. mission in Geneva told Reuters.

“There will be no U.S. official participation”, he said in an email reply to a query. “We look forward to learning more about this initiative in support of international cooperation to develop a vaccine for COVID-19 as soon as possible.”

www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2020-04-24/us-says-will-not-take-part-in-who-global-drugs-vaccine-initiative-launch+

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