WHO says swine flu pandemic is over

GENEVA - (AP) - The World Health Organization says the swine flupandemic is over.

WHO Director-General Margaret Chan says the world is now movinginto the "post-pandemic" phase.

She told reporters on Tuesday that the pandemic has "largelyrun its course."

Last week WHO said at least 18,449 people had died worldwidesince the outbreak began in April 2009.

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