By Jane Clinton
President Trump has given the World Health Organisation 30 days to change the way it operates — or he will permanently cut US funding of the UN health body.
His threat came in a letter sharply criticising the WHO response to the Covid-19 pandemic and the body’s relationship with China.
“The World Health Organisation has repeatedly made claims about the coronavirus that were either grossly inaccurate or misleading,” Mr Trump wrot
e in the four-page letter to WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. But public health experts say Mr Trump’s demands are utterly inappropriate.