Chinese ambassador to the EU Zhang Ming participates in an EU coronavirus event on Monday with European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen visible at the top of the video screen. Image: Twitter

Coronavirus: China gets defensive during high-level EU event on fundraising and vaccine development

  • In online event featuring world leaders, Beijing offers no additional financial pledges and does not promise to make any successful vaccine a common public good
  • Chinese ambassador to the EU Zhang Ming, the lowest-level representative to participate, asked the world to stop the ‘blame games’
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Chinese ambassador to the EU Zhang Ming participates in an EU coronavirus event on Monday with European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen visible at the top of the video screen. Image: Twitter
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