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‘Beijing assessing WHO Announcement of Coronavirus as an International Crisis’: China’s UN envoy

China’s UN ambassador, Zhang Jun, stated on Thursday Beijing was analyzing that the World Health Organization’s announcement that the coronavirus epidemic proved to be a worldwide crisis.

“We’re still at a critical stage in combating the coronavirus. Global solidarity is very important and therefore all nations should act at a… responsible fashion,” Zhang explained.

“While we are aware of the concerns of different nations, we must also hear the guidance of WHO director-general… He said he had complete confidence in China’s attempts,” Zhang explained.

He explained it was important to prevent”overreactions that might lead to spillover negative results.”