Pompeo: China continues to refuse to share information about COVID-19

According to him, it was up to countries timely exchange of reliable data

U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo accused the Chinese authorities of refusing to share information on the fight against coronavirus COVID-19.

This is stated in the message of the US state Department on Twitter .

“China continues to refuse to share information necessary to ensure the safety of people. Our truthful statements and calls for transparency are not connected with politics, accusation or intimidation. We are talking about saving lives of Americans,” he said.

According to Pompeo, the need for countries timely exchange of reliable data.

We will remind, earlier US state Secretary Mike Pompeo said there is a huge amount of evidence that the source of the new coronavirus COVID-19 is the Wuhan Institute of Virology.

But who saidthat the evidence of the artificial creation COVID-19 in a laboratory in China for the moment.

In turn, China has said it will support the establishment of a Commission under the auspices of the world health organization (who) to assess “global response” to the coronavirus, but after “the end of the epidemic”. Beijing responded to Western pressure, especially from the United States and Australia, to investigate the outbreak in China at the end of last year.