Buzzfeed News  |  January 23, 2020

“WHO should have declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. All the legal criteria have been met, including a novel virus, rising cases, and international spread,” said Lawrence Gostin, a professor at Georgetown, in a statement. “There are already major impacts on travel and trade. I expect the crisis to escalate, as cases will mount in China, Asia, and globally.”

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