'This virus may never go away,' WHO says

By Emma Farge and Michael Shields
Updated May 13 2020 - 8:26pm, first published 8:20pm
It will take some time to come out of the COVID-19 pandemic, WHO expert Maria van Kerkhove says.

The coronavirus that causes COVID-19 could become endemic like HIV, the World Health Organisation says, warning against any attempt to predict how long it would keep circulating and calling for a "massive effort" to counter it.

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