WHO suspends hydroxychloroquine testing over safety concerns

May 26, 2020 01:05 PM
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WHO suspends hydroxychloroquine testing over safety concerns
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The World Health Organization has suspended testing the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients due to safety concerns as it urges countries to put in place comprehensive strategies to ensure a downward trajectory of cases of COVID-19. Plus, Hong Kong’s Chief Executive tries to quell concerns over Beijing's new national security law proposal and a pair of NASA astronauts prepare to blast off.