"I am very encouraged by Turkic Council leaders' call for unity", Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) wrote on Twitter, APA reports.
"I am very encouraged by Turkic Council leaders' call for unity and their acknowledgment that this crisis must bring humanity together. WHO is grateful for your strong support and we look forward to overcoming this common threat together", reads the tweet.
Note that the extraordinary Summit of the Turkic Council through videoconferencing is held on the initiative of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, chairman of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States Ilham Aliyev.
Director-General of the WHO Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus also addressed the meeting.