G-7 joint statement on coronavirus scrapped after U.S. officials demanded it be called ‘Wuhan virus’: report

On Wednesday, Der Spiegel and the Washington Post reported that a planned joint statement by the G-7 countries on coronavirus was scrapped in part because U.S. officials demanded the statement refer to it as “Wuhan virus.” “Other nations in the group of world powers rejected the term because they viewed it as needlessly divisive at … Continue reading G-7 joint statement on coronavirus scrapped after U.S. officials demanded it be called ‘Wuhan virus’: report