As pressure mounts against China to determine whether or not they actually liked about the Coronavirus, Xi Jinping has pledged an insane amount of monies to help fund research into the virus. China has reportedly pledged more than $2b to the cause.
In this Feb. 24, 2020, file photo, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organization, addresses a press conference with an update on COVID-19 at WHO headquarters in Geneva. (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File)
According to the Associated Press, China maintains that they’ve provided all relevant information to WHO (the same agency that has fallen into controversy over its alleged relationship with China.)
Meanwhile, the EU bloc is demanding to know why WHO waited so long to actually truthfully tell the world the true scope of the virus. Initially, the WHO maintained that the virus wasn’t as bad as the flu and the scope of such was “fairly limited.”