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The article of the Spiegel is primarily about the BND asking the Five Eyes about whether they evidence of the thesis of the Trump administration that Sars-Cov-2 escaped from a Chinese lab. Then the article says that they didn't provide the BND didn't get evidence from the Trump administration that convinced them of the thesis of COVID-19 escaping a Chinese ...


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There is simply no basis to the rumor that Huang Yanling ever had Covid or was even in Wuhan in 2019. The official line from the WIV and Chinese government is that she left Wuhan in 2015. In response, Huang's supervisor Wei Hongping said, "Huang Yanling has been working in another city since her graduation in July 2015. I called her and confirmed that ...


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Actually, the main/corresponding author (Ralph Baric) of the paper cited in Barden's answer as evidence for "yes" argued in press statements quoted in the Washington Post that the answer is "no". In a lengthy statement to The Fact Checker, Baric — who signed the letter calling for a new investigation — also pushed back against Paul’s ...


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With the specific question and definitions provided, and a fairly broad definition of "engaged in"? Yes. We even have a published paper. https://www.nature.com/articles/nm.3985 A paper published in 9 November 2015. The abstract includes: Using the SARS-CoV reverse genetics system2, we generated and characterized a chimeric virus expressing the ...


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