Trump added: “I mean, they got it very wrong. On many ways, they were wrong. They also minimized the threat very strongly, and — not good. “It’s quite ironic for Trump to attack an organization for minimizing the threat, given he would continue to do so repeatedly through mid-March. But that doesn’t mean the WHO isn’t ripe for criticism. Let’s look at Trump’s criticisms, along with what the WHO said and when.We can break this down in a few parts.The human-to-human transmission claimTrump on Wednesday focused on the WHO document.“As you know, they made a statement on January 14 — I guess it was that there was no human-to-human transmission,” Trump said. “Well there was.”In fact, the WHO didn’t say on Jan. 14 that there was no human-to-human transmission — just that there was “no evidence” of it at that point. In a much-criticized tweet, it said: “Preliminary investigations conducted by the Chinese authorities have found no clear evidence of human-to-human transmission of the novel #coronavirus (2019-nCoV) identified in #Wuhan, #China.”In an accompanying report, it reasserted that but acknowledged there was still a possibility that it was being spread human-to-human.“Additional investigation is needed to ascertain the presence of human-to-human transmission,


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