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【Fact Check】Hong Kong politician misinterprets Cambridge study, suggesting COVID-19 did not originate in China

28 April 2020

FTU Joephy Chan claims in a viral YouTube video that COVID-19’s origin is “very unlikely to be China, but probably the U.S. or Australia”, based on a Cambridge study. The lead author confirms that it is a misinterpretation of the research.

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