Peter Ben Embarek, a member of the World Health Organization team tasked with investigating the origins of the coronavirus disease visits the Huanan seafood market in Wuhan, Hubei province, in January. Photo: Reuters Peter Ben Embarek, a member of the World Health Organization team tasked with investigating the origins of the coronavirus disease visits the Huanan seafood market in Wuhan, Hubei province, in January. Photo: Reuters
Peter Ben Embarek, a member of the World Health Organization team tasked with investigating the origins of the coronavirus disease visits the Huanan seafood market in Wuhan, Hubei province, in January. Photo: Reuters

Jitters in China as WHO counts down to Covid-19 origins report release?

  • The findings of a 28-day mission in Wuhan were initially expected to be released last week but were delayed
  • Unnamed Chinese expert quoted in national tabloid as saying ‘politics overseas’ could shape conclusions

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Peter Ben Embarek, a member of the World Health Organization team tasked with investigating the origins of the coronavirus disease visits the Huanan seafood market in Wuhan, Hubei province, in January. Photo: Reuters Peter Ben Embarek, a member of the World Health Organization team tasked with investigating the origins of the coronavirus disease visits the Huanan seafood market in Wuhan, Hubei province, in January. Photo: Reuters
Peter Ben Embarek, a member of the World Health Organization team tasked with investigating the origins of the coronavirus disease visits the Huanan seafood market in Wuhan, Hubei province, in January. Photo: Reuters
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