End to Covid-19 in sight -International bodies

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United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres says the Covid-19 pandemic can be ended this year, if the international community combines a series of tools, including increased vaccinations and booster uptake, while integrating coronavirus measures into routine health services and programmes.

He was speaking alongside the director general of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly in New York, who indicated that while the end of the pandemic is in sight, it is still a long way off from being over