The US consulate in Wuhan has been closed since January but could reopen this month. Photo: HandoutThe US consulate in Wuhan has been closed since January but could reopen this month. Photo: Handout
The US consulate in Wuhan has been closed since January but could reopen this month. Photo: Handout

US admits relations with China are at ‘critical juncture’ as it reopens Wuhan consulate after coronavirus closure

  • Stabilised situation in the city where Covid-19 was first discovered allows US ambassador to resume operations there
  • US state department acknowledges that tensions with Beijing make it essential to get its diplomatic staff back to China
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The US consulate in Wuhan has been closed since January but could reopen this month. Photo: HandoutThe US consulate in Wuhan has been closed since January but could reopen this month. Photo: Handout
The US consulate in Wuhan has been closed since January but could reopen this month. Photo: Handout
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