Chinese Government Offers to Support 82 countries, WHO, African Union in the Fight Against COVID-19

On Friday, Foreign Ministry of China announced that the Chinese government has offered to support 82 countries, the World Health Organization and the African Union in the fight against COVID-19.

The report stated that China will be sending medical supplies which include test kits, masks and protective clothing to those countries. Some of the countries have already received some supplies, said Spokesperson Geng Shuang.

In terms of medical technology cooperation, we have shared China’s diagnosis and treatment plans with countries around the world, held video conferences with health experts from many countries and international organizations, and dispatched medical expert groups to Iran, Iraq, and Italy, Geng explained.

The reports noted that some Chinese local governments had donated materials to cities in South Korea, Japan, Italy and other countries.

Chinese enterprises and non-governmental organizations have started to donate medical supplies to relevant countries.