The joint statement was read by Geng Shuang, China’s deputy permanent representative to the UN. Photo: Xinhua
The joint statement was read by Geng Shuang, China’s deputy permanent representative to the UN. Photo: Xinhua

China, Russia ask UN to check biological warfare strength of US and allies

  • Scientific and tech advances raise the risk of biological agents being used as weapons, their joint statement says
  • Chinese envoy urges US to agree to a monitoring mechanism, continuing the finger-pointing after the nations traded barbs over the coronavirus’ origins

Topic |   US-China relations
The joint statement was read by Geng Shuang, China’s deputy permanent representative to the UN. Photo: Xinhua
The joint statement was read by Geng Shuang, China’s deputy permanent representative to the UN. Photo: Xinhua
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