Queen Elizabeth thanks health workers around the world

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Queen Elizabeth on Tuesday sent a message of “enduring appreciation and good wishes” to health workers around the world for World Health Day.

“I want to thank all those working in the healthcare profession for your selfless commitment and diligence as you undertake vitally important roles to protect and improve the health and well-being of people,” the queen said.

The queen’s words were shown on a video released...
source: Reuters

2020-04-07 17:20
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