Medical workers attend to Covid-19 patients at a hospital in Wuhan in February. Beijing has for months defended its initial response to the virus. Photo: Reuters Medical workers attend to Covid-19 patients at a hospital in Wuhan in February. Beijing has for months defended its initial response to the virus. Photo: Reuters
Medical workers attend to Covid-19 patients at a hospital in Wuhan in February. Beijing has for months defended its initial response to the virus. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: China calls for revisions to reports at WHO, defends early response

  • Two expert reviews suggested shortcomings in Beijing’s actions after health authorities reported first cases in Wuhan
  • But China tells executive board the reports made statements that were inconsistent with the facts

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Medical workers attend to Covid-19 patients at a hospital in Wuhan in February. Beijing has for months defended its initial response to the virus. Photo: Reuters Medical workers attend to Covid-19 patients at a hospital in Wuhan in February. Beijing has for months defended its initial response to the virus. Photo: Reuters
Medical workers attend to Covid-19 patients at a hospital in Wuhan in February. Beijing has for months defended its initial response to the virus. Photo: Reuters
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