The person responsible for US government funding to the Wuhan Institution of Virology, Dr. Anthony Fauci for publicly debunking the theory that the coronavirus may have leaked from the laboratory.
EcoHealth Alliance president Peter Daszak (pictured) sent Fauci an email on April 18, thanking the public for leading the way toward a natural bat-to-human theory for coronavirus origins.
“I would like to personally thank you on behalf of our staff and colleagues for publicly standing up and pointing out that scientific evidence supports a natural origin for COVID-19 from human spillover from bats, not laboratory Issued from Wuhan Institute of Virology, “Daszaki wrote For Fauci on April 18, 2020.
Less than 12 months later, Daszak will personally lead a World Health Organization (WHO) team in Wuhan charged with investigating the theory behind the origins of COVID-19, an accidental laboratory leak was, as was Breitbart News Reported.
He told CBS’s Leslie Stahl that there was “no evidence” to support the theory that a leak caused the virus.
“For an accidental leak that caused COVID, the virus that causes COVID has to be in the lab. They never had any evidence of a virus like COVID in the lab,” advised Daszak.
Email from Daszak to Fauci was obtained by BuzzFeed via FOIA request released publicly on Wednesday
The EcoHealth Alliance awarded a $3.4 million grant to the Wuhan lab in China between 2014-2019.
“From my point of view, your comments are brave, and coming from your credible voice, will help dispel the myths circulating around the origins of the virus,” Daszak wrote.
The government redacted an entire paragraph of Duskz’s email to Fauci.
Unusual discount in Peter Daszak Email thanks to Fauci.
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Fauci again debunked the lab leak theory at a press briefing on April 17.
“A group of highly qualified evolutionary virologists observed sequences in bats as they evolved. The mutations it took to reach that point now correspond to a species’ jump from an animal to a human,” he questions a reporter. said in response to.
At the time, then-President Donald Trump said that the government was investigating the lab-leak theory, admitting that it was plausible.
“We are looking into it,” Trump told reporters during an April coronavirus briefing at the White House. “A lot of people are seeing it — it’s understandable.”
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