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Virus team visits China lab as poorer nations get vaccine boost

International experts on Wednesday inspected a Chinese laboratory in Wuhan that some US officials had suggested was the source of the coronavirus, as plans were firmed up to distribute vaccines to poorer nations The World Health Organization-backed Covax scheme said it…
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WHO virus experts poised to start Wuhan fieldwork

Experts from the World Health Organization met Chinese officials Friday ahead of their first site visits in Wuhan for a coronavirus origins probe which will take in a food market presumed to be “ground zero” of the pandemic. The fieldwork was set to begin in…
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China says WHO coronavirus experts to visit from Thursday

Ten World Health Organization scientists will visit China from Thursday to probe the origins of Covid-19, authorities said Monday, more than a year after the pandemic began and amid accusations Beijing has tried to thwart the investigation. The long-awaited mission is of…
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China with 22 new Covid-19 infections

China has registered, in the last 24 hours, 22 cases of covid-19, all imported, the country’s Health Commission announced this Friday. The cases were diagnosed in travelers in the city of Shanghai (11), Tianjin (six) and in the provinces of Shandong (three), Jiangsu…
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Wuhan bans consumption of wild animals

Authorities in Wuhan, the epicenter of the Covid-19 pandemic, have officially banned the consumption of all wild animals. The local administration of the Chinese city said that, along with the ban on consumption, Wuhan will become a “wildlife sanctuary”, where…