RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, declared on Wednesday, March 11th, the situation of the new coronavirus as a global pandemic.
The organization had been reluctant to describe the spread of the Covid-19 as such for weeks, although the new disease has affected over 118 countries. The number of confirmed cases in Brazil rose to 69, with two new cases in Rio and 16 . . .