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Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “U.S. Officials Air Concerns About WHO’s Covid Origin Report” – below is their description.
Top Biden administration officials on Sunday expressed concern about the way a pivotal report examining the origins of the Covid-19 pandemic was crafted, including the possibility that the Chinese government had a hand in writing it.
The Geneva-based World Health Organization has said the findings from its mission to Wuhan, China, in early 2021 will be ready in a few days. The report had been expected earlier in March.
The U.S. has “real concerns about the methodology and the process” of the report, including that the Chinese government “apparently helped to write it,” Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on CNN.Bloomberg Quicktake: Now YouTube Channel
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