European nations ramp up responses to contain COVID-19 as WHO calls for unity

China Central Television | Mar 27, 2020 at 9:39 AM
  • European nations on Thursday brought in more tough measures to curb the contagion as COVID-19 continues its advance in the continent.
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) urged all countries to unite against the pandemic, warning that “millions could die” without aggressive action.
  • A total of 150 million euros (164 million U.S. dollars) were made available to finance the establishment of the network — 100 million euros this year and an additional 50 million euros next year.