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Trump officially withdraws U.S. from World Health Organization

A senior administration official confirmed to CBS News the U.S. notice of withdrawal has been submitted to the United Nations secretary-general.

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7:30pm PDT - July 7th, 2020

U.S. notifies UN of withdrawal from World Health Organization

The withdrawal notice was sent to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday and will take effect in a year, on July 6, 2021, the State Department and the United Nations said on Tuesday.

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2:22pm PDT - July 7th, 2020

U.S. notifies UN of withdrawal from World Health Organization

The withdrawal notice was sent to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday and will take effect in a year, on July 6, 2021, the State Department and the United Nations said on Tuesday.

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2:22pm PDT - July 7th, 2020

U.S. notifies UN of withdrawal from World Health Organization | CBC News

The Trump administration has formally notified the United Nations of its withdrawal from the World Health Organization, although the pullout won't take effect until next year, meaning it could be rescinded under a new administration or if circumstances change.

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1:37pm PDT - July 7th, 2020

White House Says U.S. Has Pulled Out of the World Health Organization

Withdrawal was effective July 6 following Trump’s criticism of its handling of the coronavirus pandemic

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12:42pm PDT - July 7th, 2020

U.S. Has Officially Withdrawn From the World Health Organization

"This won't protect American lives or interests—it leaves Americans sick & America alone," Senator Bob Menendez, a ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said.

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11:50am PDT - July 7th, 2020

The path forward: Medical developments in the fight against COVID-19

With the country starting to open for business, CBS News medical contributor Dr. David Agus takes a look at prevention, vaccines and the recent stop in funding to the World Health Organization.

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4:46am PDT - May 30th, 2020

President Trump calls for an end to violent protests in Minnesota

President Trump has called for an end to the violence and looting occurring throughout Minneapolis, threatening military force. President Trump also announced Friday that the U.S. will no longer be a part of the World Health Organization. Ben Tracy reports.

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4:34pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Trump cutting U.S. ties with World Health Organization over virus

The United States will end its relationship with the World Health Organization over the body's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday, accusing the U.N. agency of becoming a puppet of China.

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4:15pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

US “terminating relationship” with World Health Organization, Trump says

"China has total control over the World Health Organization," Trump claims.

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1:56pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Coronavirus | Trump says terminating U.S. relationship with World Health Organization

The U.S. president said that the WHO had failed to make reforms to the organization that he had demanded earlier this month.

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1:13pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Trump cuts ties with World Health Organization over COVID-19 response

Trump said the WHO had failed to make reforms and said Chinese officials ‘ignored their reporting obligations’ about the virus while pressuring the WHO to ‘mislead the world’

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12:57pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Trump announces US ‘terminating’ relationship with WHO

President Trump announced Friday that the U.S. is "terminating" its relationship with the embattled World Health Organization (WHO) over its failure to enact reforms in the face of concerns over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic and its pro-China bias.

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12:51pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Donald Trump: America Terminating Relationship with World Health Organization

President Donald Trump on Friday announced at the White House that the United States would terminate its relationship with the World Health Organization.

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12:51pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

The United States will cut ties with the World Health Organization, says President Trump

Trump froze funding to the WHO after criticizing its relationship with China. Terminating the relationship could harm global health efforts all over the world, on COVID-19 and other threats like malaria and polio.

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12:28pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Trump announces US ‘terminating’ relationship with WHO

President Trump on Friday announced that the U.S. is "terminating" its relationship with the embattled World Health Organization (WHO) over its failure to enact reforms in the face of U.S. concerns over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic and its pro-Chi…

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12:22pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Trump: U.S. Is Terminating Relationship With World Health Organization

Trump said the U.S. will redirect funds from WHO to other organizations.

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11:59am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Trump pulls U.S. out of World Health Organization, slaps penalties on China over Hong Kong action

President Trump announced Friday the U.S. is terminating its relationship with the World Health Organization over its handling of the coronarvirus crisis, and took limited actions to punish China for misleading the world on the virus and for its continued tra…

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8:06am PDT - May 29th, 2020

WHO is a "long-standing partner" to CDC, says Director Robert Redfield

CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the state of the coronavirus pandemic, just a day after President Trump announced he would be cutting funding to the World Health Organization. Redfield, a member of the White House coronavi…

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5:14am PDT - April 15th, 2020

Bill Gates says Trump's decision to halt WHO funding is 'as dangerous as it sounds'

President Donald Trump's decision to withhold funding to the World Health Organization pending a review of its handling of the coronavirus pandemic is "as dangerous as it sounds," Bill Gates said Wednesday.

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5:03am PDT - April 15th, 2020

China Tells U.S. to 'Fulfill Its Obligations' and Reverse WHO Defunding

China said the U.S. should fulfill its obligations to the World Health Organization during the coronavirus crisis and not end its funding.

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3:41am PDT - April 15th, 2020

Trump is halting funding to the WHO. What does this actually mean?

US President Donald Trump announced Tuesday that he is halting funding to the World Health Organization. But what is the WHO, how is it funded, and what does this mean?

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12:40am PDT - April 15th, 2020

Trump halts World Health Organization funding over coronavirus 'failure'

US president accuses group of promoting disinformation and says it ‘must be held accountable’

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11:19pm PDT - April 14th, 2020

Australia coronavirus live news: first person jailed for breaking quarantine as Frydenberg says WHO funding to continue – latest updates

Treasurer says decision doesn’t mean government agrees with World Health Organization on everything. Follow all the latest news, live

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7:45pm PDT - April 14th, 2020

Trump Shifts Blame For Coronavirus Crisis To World Health Organization

The president faulted the WHO and again praised his administration’s response, despite the U.S. having the highest number of cases and COVID-19 deaths.

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7:19pm PDT - April 14th, 2020