China Pitches for Global Leadership Role in Coronavirus Fight

Chinese President Xi Jinping used a Earth Overall health Group summit to assert a claim…

Chinese President Xi Jinping used a Earth Overall health Group summit to assert a claim to world-wide management in confronting a pandemic that began in his nation, promising $2 billion in coronavirus assist, specially in Africa, and backing the U.N. agency in its fight with the U.S.

Speaking at the Earth Overall health Assembly, the WHO’s yearly and most essential conference, the Chinese chief praised the agency and reported other governments need to increase their monetary commitments to it. Previous month, the U.S.—the premier WHO donor—said…