Biden flags concern on China's COVID response as WHO doubts death toll

  • 📰 Reuters
  • ⏱ Reading Time:
  • 24 sec. here
  • 2 min. at publisher
  • 📊 Quality Score:
  • News: 13%
  • Publisher: 97%

United States Headlines News

United States Latest News,United States Headlines

U.S. President Joe Biden raised concern about China's handling of its COVID-19 outbreak hours after the World Health Organisation said it was under-reporting virus deaths, comments likely to provoke a response from Beijing on Thursday.

The United States is one of more than a dozen countries that have imposed restrictions on travellers from China since it scrapped stringent COVID controls last month that had shielded its 1.4 billion population from the virus for three years.

The state-run Global Times said in an article on Wednesday that COVID infections had peaked in several cities including the capital, Beijing, citing interviews with doctors. China reported one new COVID-19 death in the mainland for Wednesday, compared with five a day earlier, bringing its official death toll to 5,259.With one of the lowest COVID death tolls in the world, China has been routinely accused of under-reporting infections and deaths for political reasons.

Source: Healthcare Press (


Thank you for your comment. Your comment will be published after being reviewed.
Please try again later.

It’s not WHO business.China is capable to resolve it own national health problems .America must stop spreading Covid-19 variants in China and in the world.

they lie all the time...

Well, the WHO is able to 'rule' over our freedom and change the 'amendments' literally over night – deteriorating every aspect of humanity. BUT is not having a full picture of the situation in China. No wonder that SARS-CoV-2 'escaped' from the Wuhan lab intentionally. 💀💀💀

try not to be so open about the real agenda


We have summarized this news so that you can read it quickly. If you are interested in the news, you can read the full text here. Read more:

 /  🏆 2. in US

United States Latest News, United States Headlines

Similar News:You can also read news stories similar to this one that we have collected from other news sources.

Biden says he was concerned at how China was handling COVIDU.S. President Joe Biden said on Wednesday he was concerned by how China was handling the COVID-19 pandemic. No worries. There already have been a lot of XBB cases in the USA. Biden is worried so he makes it mandatory for Chinese travelers to the US be tested and negative to enter the US. Sounds familiar yet I haven't seen any racist claims. What's different? Concerned now Years late!wake up sleepy Joe !
Source: Reuters - 🏆 2. / 97 Read more »

Biden raises concern over China's COVID response after WHO questions dataU.S. President Joe Biden raised concern about China's handling of its COVID-19 outbreak hours after the World Health Organisation (WHO) said China was under-reporting deaths from the disease. us should send a bunch of covid vaccines to china if they will accept them What is the % of vaccinated there?
Source: Reuters - 🏆 2. / 97 Read more »

China Covid: WHO warns about under-representing Covid deathsThe health body says it is worried about the risk to life and again urges Beijing for better data. What no satellite imagery of mass graves? LOL No didn't think so! auspol
Source: bbchealth - 🏆 143. / 63 Read more »

U.S. rejects China’s claim American pilot to blame for near collision over South China SeaThe Chinese military jet pilot who nearly collided with a U.S. reconnaissance aircraft last month was solely responsible for the dangerous encounter, a spokesman for the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command said Tuesday
Source: WashTimes - 🏆 235. / 63 Read more »

China, Philippines agree on direct communication channel on South China SeaChina and the Philippines have agreed to set up direct communication channels on the South China Sea and handle disputes peacefully, both countries said in a joint communique released by the Chinese Foreign Ministry on Thursday. Yes. China keep stalling as long as they exploit the islands and the PH cannot do jack shit, lmfao Con Que clase de cámara tomaron ese foto 😅😅😅 les presto mi Alcatel pixi jajaja
Source: Reuters - 🏆 2. / 97 Read more »

China state media plays down severity of COVID wave before WHO meetingState media in China played down the severity of its surge of COVID-19 infections ahead of an expected briefing on Tuesday by its scientists to the World Health Organization, which is hoping for detailed data on the evolution of the virus. Evolution of the virus? We know. i’m with the conservatives with this one: can’t trust ccp As the virus spreads unchecked, funeral parlors have reported a spike in demand for their services and international health experts predict at least one million deaths in China this year
Source: Reuters - 🏆 2. / 97 Read more »