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WHO spokesman Gregory Hartl says the two most likely outcomes of the emergency committee’s deliberations are leaving the pandemic alert at its current phase 6 level — the highest — or moving to the "post-pandemic" stage.

He says WHO Director-General Margaret Chan will have the final say on declaring the pandemic passed.

Hartl told reporters in Geneva that H1N1 will likely remain the dominant flu strain "for quite a while" and vulnerable groups should continue to be vaccinated.

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