GENEVA (Reuters) – The World Health Organization on Thursday minimized the threat of the coronavirus latching on to food packaging and advised people not to be scared of the virus entering the food cycle.
” People must not fear food, food packaging or shipment of food,” WHO head of emergencies program Mike Ryan told an instruction. “There is no evidence the food chain is participating in transmission of this virus.”
Reporting by Stephanie Nebehay, Michael Shields and John Miller; Writing by Nick Macfie; Modifying by Hugh Lawson
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