SEE NEW POSTSWHO director offers praise to Facebook and Instagram for ‘playing their part’ The Director-General of the World Health Organization commended Facebook and Instagram in a tweet Saturday for “stepping up and playing their part” in making sure equipment is reserved for those who most need it in the fight against the coronavirus outbreak.
These new steps by @instagram & @Facebook are aimed at making sure life-saving personal protective equipment is preserved for those who need it most, esp frontline #healthworkers.
“This has already begun in some markets and we are working to implement mechanisms to do this worldwide,” he added.
Two more people had died from the respiratory illness, bringing the total number of COVID-19 linked deaths to 46.
King County, where Seattle is located, has had 58 cases of COVID-19.