China rejects WHO plan to further study COVID-19 origins

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  • CBC News published this video item, entitled “China rejects WHO plan to further study COVID-19 origins” – below is their description.

    China says it can’t accept the World Health Organization’s plan for the second phase of a study into the origins of COVID-19. Chinese officials dismiss the theory that the virus might have leaked from a Chinese lab.

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