Must aim to find Covid-19 cure not origin: China on neutral probe call

  1. home
  2. > covid-19
  3. > Must aim to find Covid-19 cure not origin: China on neutral probe call
replay trump newslist
up NEXT IN 5 SECONDS sports newslist
tap to unmute
00:00/00:00
NaN/0

Must aim to find Covid-19 cure not origin: China on neutral probe call

Apr 27, 2020 20:17 IST

Fighting back mounting pressure for an international enquiry into the origin of the coronavirus, China on Monday said such a probe has no precedence or legal basis and investigations into such pandemics in the past have not provided any conclusive results. China came with a nuanced response to calls for a neutral international probe as a media report quoted Chinese President Xi Jinping as saying that the country must get ready for unprecedented external adversity and challenges in the long run over the Covid-19 crisis. Stating that it was not about retribution or accountability China said the aim should be ‘to find out how it occurs and prevent future damages to mankind.

Covid-19