The Wall Street Journal quoted a source familiar with the secret content as saying that according to the conclusion of the US report on the origin of covid-19, the hypothesis that the coronavirus leaked from the Chinese laboratory in Wuhan is possible and warrants further investigation. Document.
The U.S. National Laboratory and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California prepared a study in May last year and sent it to the U.S. State Department when former President Donald Trump was investigating the origin of the pandemic in the last few months .
According to the “Wall Street Journal” report, the evaluation of the escape of the virus from the laboratory by American laboratories comes from the analysis of the virus genome. However, Lawrence Livermore’s laboratory declined to comment on an article in the daily newspaper.
US President Joe Biden said in May that he had asked for help finding answers about the origin of the coronavirus. According to the US intelligence agency, there are two possible scenarios-the virus was spread after a laboratory accident, or was caused by human contact with infected animals, but no conclusion has been reached yet.
A secret report from a US intelligence agency circulating during the Trump administration stated that in November 2019, three scientists from the Wuhan China Institute of Virology fell ill and sought hospital treatment. The US authorities accused China of not being transparent about the source of the virus, but China denied these allegations.