September 19, 2020

North Korea, WHO to meet in Geneva to discuss coronavirus prevention

North Korea also asked for medical supplies and personal protective equipment, says UNICEF

UPDATE at 1735 KST: This story has been updated to include a comment from the UNICEF East Asia and Pacific Regional Office.

The North Korean mission in Geneva is set to have a meeting with the World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday local time to discuss measures for the prevention of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), a WHO official said Tuesday.