WHO Lifts Advisory against Travel to China's Taiwan

The World Health Organization has lifted a SARS-related warning against travel to China's Taiwan, with immediate effect, a WHO official said Tuesday in Kuala Lumpur.

WHO regional director for Western Pacific Shigeru Omi made the announcement at a news conference on the sidelines of an international conference on SARS in the Malaysian capital.

Omi said the WHO's decision, with immediate effect, was based on the overall improving situation there.

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