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China rejects WHO plan for study of COVID

China rejects WHO plan for second phase of investigation into origin of coronavirus. Calls for investigation of Fort Detrick Research Institute of Infectious Diseases. U.S. Army base was home of bioweapons program from 1943 to 1969 when it was shut down. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shut down the facility in August 2019 for safety violations.
China rejects WHO plan for study of COVID
2 days ago|Beijing, China

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China says 'shocked' by WHO plan for Covid origins study

A Chinese health official said Thursday he was shocked by the WHO's plan for the second phase of a Covid origins study. The official dismissed the lab leak theory as a rumor running counter to common sense. WHO had acknowledged last week that it was premature to rule out a potential link between the pandemic and a leak of the coronavirus from a Chinese lab.

2 days ago|Mumbai, India
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"Not scientific": China's government rejects WHO plan for COVID origins study

A top Chinese health official said the government doesn't accept World Health Organization plans for a follow-up investigation into COVID-19's origins and called theories of a laboratory leak a "rumor," per AP.Why it matters: National Health Commission Vice Minister Zeng Yixin's comments come days after WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said it was "too early" to rule out a potential connection between the pandemic and and a leak f…

2 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Covid: China rejects WHO plan for second phase of virus origin probe

China says a proposal to audit labs shows "disrespect to common sense and arrogance towards science".

1 day ago|United Kingdom
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China uninterested in WHO plan for further COVID-19 origins study

China cannot accept the World Health Organization's plan for the second phase of a study into the origins of COVID-19, a senior Chinese health official said Thursday.

1 day ago|Canada
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China refuses further inquiry into Covid-19 origins in Wuhan lab

Proposal to audit Chinese laboratories is ‘arrogance towards science’, says health minister

1 day ago|London, United Kingdom
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China rejects WHO plan for study of COVID

BEIJING -China rejected on Thursday a World Health Organization (WHO) plan for a second phase of an investigation into the origin of the coronavirus, which includes the hypothesis it could have escaped from a Chinese laboratory, a top health official said. The WHO this month proposed a second phase of studies into the origins of the coronavirus in China, including audits of laboratories

2 days ago|United Kingdom
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China ‘taken aback’ by WHO’s plan for 2nd probe into origins of COVID-19 - National

China cannot accept the World Health Organization's plan for the second phase of a study into the origins of COVID-19, and is rejecting suggestions the virus came from a lab.

2 days ago|Toronto, Canada
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WHO Proposes to Revisit Covid-19 Origin 'Lab Leak' Theory, China Says 'No Way'

WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus stated that it was premature on the global health body's part to rule out a potential link between the Covid-19 pandemic and a laboratory leak.

15 hours ago|India
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China rebuffs WHO's terms for further COVID-19 origins study

China cannot accept the World Health Organization's plan for the second phase of a study into the origins of COVID-19, a senior Chinese health official said Thursday.

2 days ago|Toronto, Canada
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China says “shocked” by WHO plan for second phase of COVID origins study

An official dismissed the lab leak theory as a rumor running counter to common sense.

2 days ago|India
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