President Donald Trump announced on Friday that America will end its relationship with the WHO. He had previously suspended payments to the WHO because he believes the international organization is on the lead of China and has not been transparent about the emergence and development of the global corona crisis. The new virus was discovered in the Chinese city of Wuhan.
“In the face of this global threat, it is now time for enhanced cooperation and common solutions,” said Von der Leyen and Borrell. Actions that weaken international results should be avoided.
The US contributed over $ 450 million to the WHO budget last year.
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