President Bolsonaro threatens Brazil’s withdrawal from WHO, following US

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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has threatened to pull the country out of the World Health Organisation (WHO), citing the decision by the US to withdraw late last month.

“The US has already withdrawn. Either the WHO works without any ideological prejudices or we are out,” he told CNN Brasil on Friday night.

“We do not need any people from outside to give us tips about health here.”

President Donald Trump said at the end of May that the US would be “terminating” its relationship with the WHO.

He accused the UN agency of failing to enact reforms in the face of US concerns over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic and that it put too much faith in information…



Source: Nigerian Tribune