China on Monday said that the United States has become a “habitual quitter” and its withdrawal from the World Health Organization revealed a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism.
Last week, Trump said his country would terminate its relationship with the WHO, after weeks of accusing the world health body of helping China cover up the early days of the coronavirus pandemic.
Its latest withdrawal from WHO again reveals its pursuit of unilateralism and power politics.”
On Saturday, the European Union also urged the US to reconsider its decision of withdrawing from the global agency.
For long, Trump has accused WHO of refusing to act on the reforms requested by the United States, and claimed that Bejing hid the extent of the coronavirus.
Over the past years, the US has been a habitual quitter. It has pulled out of UNESCO, UN Human Rights Council, Paris Agreement, JCPOA, INF Treaty, Treaty on Open Skies, etc. Its latest withdraw from WHO again reveals its pursuit of unilateralism and power politics. pic.twitter.com/QnAcM50DSb— Spokesperson发言人办公室 (@MFA_China) June 1, 2020