U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that the authorities of the United States, there is no certainty that a pandemic coronavirus was initiated as a result of leakage of the virus from the lab of the Wuhan Institute of Virology. As reported by Reuters, the official said at a press conference on 6 may.
At the same time, Pompeo believes that this statement does not contradict his words about the fact that the US has “serious evidence” theories about the leak of coronavirus from the Wuhan Institute.
He assured that Washington is trying to find out the truth about the origin of the infection, and “both of these statements can be true.”
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. On may 6th in the world with coronavirus infected 3,69 million people died 258 thousand, recovered approximately 1.21 mln, informs the Johns Hopkins University.
In recent weeks, China is increasingly being accused of concealing the extent of the epidemic at the very beginning.
So, the US intelligence report, the contents of which became known to the Agency Bloomberg, said that China was hiding the extent of the outbreak of coronavirus, understating the number of cases and number of deaths.
Vice-President Mike Pence in an interview with CNN on April 1 said that the whole world could be in a better position if Chinese authorities were “more candid”. Available data suggests that the Chinese are faced with a new virus in December, and a month earlier, said Penny.
April 23, U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo expressed confidencethat the Chinese Communists “will answer for what happened.” On 3 may he said that the United States has a “huge amount” of evidencethat the pandemic started with the diversion of coronavirus from the Wuhan Institute.