The Wuhan Institute of Virology in Wuhan is at the centre of unproven claims about the origin of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP The Wuhan Institute of Virology in Wuhan is at the centre of unproven claims about the origin of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP
The Wuhan Institute of Virology in Wuhan is at the centre of unproven claims about the origin of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP
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Coronavirus: US State department cables show concerns over rules and training at Wuhan lab

  • Recently released documents from 2018 show US officials were concerned about shortages of trained staff, but not the research being carried out at the facility
  • Mike Pompeo and other US officials have said the virus leaked from the lab, but scientists say this is unlikely but not impossible

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The Wuhan Institute of Virology in Wuhan is at the centre of unproven claims about the origin of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP The Wuhan Institute of Virology in Wuhan is at the centre of unproven claims about the origin of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP
The Wuhan Institute of Virology in Wuhan is at the centre of unproven claims about the origin of the coronavirus. Photo: AFP
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