According to Robert O’Brien, Advisor to the President of the United States, Donald Trump, in 1986 the Soviet Union ignored the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. He believes that the Chinese authorities reacted to the outbreak of coronavirus in the same way.
US Presidential Advisor on National Security Robert O’Brien compared the reaction of China to the emergence of coronavirus with the reaction of the USSR to the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. He stated this on the air of the TV channel Nbc May 24th.
According to him, the Chinese authorities allegedly tried to hide the epidemic and this will go down in history along with a similar reaction of the USSR leadership to what happened in Chernobyl.
“It was a virus released by China. There was a concealment of information,” said the adviser.
COVID coronavirus outbreak–19 began at the end of 2019 in China. March 11, 2020 World Health Organization announced the distribution coronavirus pandemic.
On April 16, the American Fox News television channel, citing several sources familiar with the decisions of the Chinese authorities and having seen the relevant documents, said that an employee of the Wuhan laboratory was the “null patient” with coronavirus. Documents read by Fox News’s interlocutors describe in detail how doctors in the lab tried to keep the virus from spreading early.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said May 3 that the United States has “a huge amount” of evidence that the pandemic began with the leak of a coronavirus from the Wuhan Institute of Virology.
At the same time, the U.S. intelligence community concluded on April 30 that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus was not artificially created or modified.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry said that the version of the leak of coronavirus from Wuhan’s laboratory does not have any evidence.
By given American Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected in the world exceeded 5.4 million, of which more than 2.16 million were cured, and 345 thousand died.