WHO Director-General Tedros to visit Syria’s Idlib province
Damascus, 12 February 2023, 22:44 — REGNUM Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus announced at a press conference in Damascus on February 12 about his intention to travel to the Syrian province of Idlib.
He noted that the situation in the region is “even worse” than in the rest of Syria.
As reported IA REGNUMformerly Director of the WHO Regional Office for Emergencies in the Eastern Mediterranean Richard Brennan announced that a total of about 8.35 thousand people died as a result of the earthquake in Syria. At the same time, the official Syrian government confirmed the death of only 1,414 people.
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