Fox News medical correspondent Marc Siegel told viewers on Wednesday that the new coronavirus “is not made in a lab.”
“Research shows distinctly that the spike on the surface of the virus which is how it attaches to the cell, that is nature and it is not bio engineering,” Siegel explained to Fox News host Ainsley Earhardt.
“There’s no signs of splicing, no signs of what we call genetic editing,” the doctor revealed. “This is not made in a lab. It is not made in the Wuhan lab. It’s an interesting theory that was out there. This is nature.”
In recent weeks, multiple Fox News segments have suggested that COVID-19 is “biological warfare” from China.
“We have such laboratories ourselves in the United States, run by our military,” Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) told Fox News. “The burden of proof is on the Chinese Communist Party… we do want to err on the side of caution.”
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US military brought in to monitor police brutality protests in 7 states: leaked documents
According to an exclusive report from The Nation, based upon Defense Department documents, U.S. military members are being dispatched to seven different states to monitor the activities of Americans who have taken to the streets to protest the death of George Floyd at the hands of four former Minneapolis cops.
The report, by the Nation's Ken Klippenstein, notes that states include, "Minnesota, where a Minneapolis police officer killed George Floyd, the military is tracking uprisings in New York, Ohio, Colorado, Arizona, Tennessee, and Kentucky, according to a Defense Department situation report," with the author pointing out, "Notably, only Minnesota has requested National Guard support."
‘Absolute vacuum in leadership’: Internet shreds ‘coward’ Trump for hiding as 75 cities protest
President Donald Trump is under fire Sunday after the White House announced he will not be seen today despite five days and nights of protests in more than 75 cities across the country and governors in at least ten states activating the National Guard.
Possibly more than at any time during his three-and-a-half year old administration Trump is taking tremendous criticism for how he has managed the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and for his handling of the protests against the killing by police of George Floyd.
Trump boasts he’s about to declare Antifa a ‘Terrorist Organization’
Donald Trump took to Twitter on Sunday morning to announce that he will be "designating ANTIFA as a Terrorist Organization."
The brief tweet followed several others blaming violence at George Floyd protests on the loosely organized group of anarchists.
The president wrote, "The United States of America will be designating ANTIFA as a Terrorist Organization."
You can see the tweets below:
The United States of America will be designating ANTIFA as a Terrorist Organization.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 31, 2020