There have been calls for a renewed investigation into the theory that the coronavirus could have leaked from the Wuhan Institute of Virology. Photo: AFP There have been calls for a renewed investigation into the theory that the coronavirus could have leaked from the Wuhan Institute of Virology. Photo: AFP
There have been calls for a renewed investigation into the theory that the coronavirus could have leaked from the Wuhan Institute of Virology. Photo: AFP

Lancet Covid-19 Commission head denies China’s claims of US pressure for lab leak theory

  • Jeffrey Sachs says there is ‘no outside interference whatsoever’ and his views align with what’s being discussed in the scientific community
  • It follows accusation by Chinese foreign ministry spokesman that Washington is pressuring scientists

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
There have been calls for a renewed investigation into the theory that the coronavirus could have leaked from the Wuhan Institute of Virology. Photo: AFP There have been calls for a renewed investigation into the theory that the coronavirus could have leaked from the Wuhan Institute of Virology. Photo: AFP
There have been calls for a renewed investigation into the theory that the coronavirus could have leaked from the Wuhan Institute of Virology. Photo: AFP
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