Skvortsov was elected Chairman of the world health Assembly

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Russian Minister of health Veronika Skvortsova led the world health Assembly (WHA), said the official representative of the Ministry Oleg Salagai.

«I would like to inform you that the Minister of health of Russia Veronika Skvortsova elected chair of the world health Assembly. The elections were held today in Geneva at the first plenary session of the WHA,» Salagai informed reporters.

The Assembly is the Supreme body of the world health organization (who). It meets once a year and takes decisions on the basis of which the who operates within the next year. Earlier Skvortsov Chairman VAZ was nominated European countries.

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