Read the original article linked in the guardian to the NY Times @rickvigorous, or any of the other articles kindly provided for you, or find your own even. Alternatively continue to poke your fingers in your ears and pretend everything is fine in Trumpland, supposed leader of the free world.
I hate the day “fake news” became a mainstream saying and people fell for it en masse.
The arguments used by the US government were that not every mother were able to breastfeed and so should have a choice. Not something WHO disputed , just that breast feeding should be promoted and encouraged and even allowed allowed without the abuse and disparagement many sufferbecause they use the breast for what they were intended.
The good ol US of A was protecting its commercial interests or trying to (in this case the A stands for Abbot Industries). I won’t say it often when it comes to world matters but thank you Russia. For some reason the US didn’t try to bully them. 😉