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China calls WHO chief 'irresponsible' for doubting zero-Covid strategy

China's uncompromising approach stands in contrast to most other parts of the world, where governments have chosen to live with the virus.

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Coronavirus | Coronavirus Vaccine | Coronavirus Tests

Reuters  |  Beijing/ Shanghai 



WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Photo: Bloomberg
WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Photo: Bloomberg

China hit back on Wednesday against what it called "irresponsible" comments by the head of the World Health Organization, who described the country's uncompromising and increasingly painful "zero COVID" policy as "not sustainable."

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First Published: Wed, May 11 2022. 15:38 IST

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