The U.S. will end its relationship with the WHO over its handling of the pandemic, President Trump said on Friday, accusing it of becoming a puppet of China.
Kim Jong Un has threatened to bolster North Korea’s nuclear war deterrence and hosted a military meeting to discuss new policies to bolster the country’s nuclear capabilities amid stalled talks with Washington on how to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula.
Macron and Merkel will help launch a global initiative to accelerate work on drugs, tests and vaccines against COVID-19 and to share them around the world, the WHO said.
The central Chinese city of Wuhan began allowing people to leave on Wednesday for the first time since it was locked down 76 days ago to contain the novel coronavirus, despite fears of a second wave of infection if such restrictions are eased too soon.
The UK has a stockpile of about 215 nuclear warheads, though about 120 are operationally available.