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May 11 2020

Mikdad: WHO must commit to actual humanitarian work and avoid politicization

Damascus, SANA – Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister Fayssal Mikdad on Monday received Akjemal Magtymova, the new World Health Organization (WHO) Representative to Syria, who presented her credentials to the Deputy Minister. Mikdad welcomed the new representative and wished her success in her new assignment, asserting the importance of bolstering cooperation between the Syrian government and the WHO, particularly in light of the conditions imposed by the Coronavirus (COVID-19), pointing out to the comprehensive steps taken by the government to prevent the spread of this pandemic in the country. He also denounced the sanctions imposed by the United States and …