WHO Director Discusses Zika Virus Concerns and Rio Olympics

The World Health Organization's chief does not recommend cancelling the summer Olympics in Brazil.
1:48 | 05/17/16

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As we have corrupting we have 59 countries. We porting. Cica infection. You don't want to brain a stand still. To the woes movement of people for many reasons people gold who travel because. Tourism people as go to travel because of studying his beeper go to travel to these countries because of business so. What is the proper way up to do what's the risk. This all about getting the best available applicants. Sham of them so that individuals. All our groups of people can make appropriate. Measures to mid to date. To reduce the risk this is all about risks assessment and mismanagement. Some countries are very positive like as in that Keizo rural straighter they'd say that we are going to prepare out team we will go motivates it. And some countries will say that will would take due measures to make sure we polled by protective coral playing and then make sure that. And then launching this. The need these the F it stays in the lodgings you know that they have the appropriate to a screening it call two million nice the race. I -- share the con son. All of us some athletes and travelers. And as I sat. It is a very much and an individual. A position all grew up position. The role of the fictional as groundless the road our public health authorities in that country. If Sobel lined them what the supple so that they can make the right position but let me repeat again. We do not Anchorage. A pregnant woman to travel. If they can avoid it.

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