Report: US intelligence agencies believe COVID may be the result of lab leaks


Confidential documents provided to key members of the White House and the U.S. Congress showed that the COVID-19 virus most likely leaked from a Chinese lab, reports The Wall Street Journal.

The latest opinion prepared by the U.S. Department of Energy was attached to an existing document prepared by the Office of Director of National Intelligence Avril Haynes.

The department responsible for a network of laboratories across the United States, including those conducting biological research, reportedly made its conclusions based on new information, although officials did not provide further details. yeah.

However, according to a person familiar with the report, the ministry indicated that the decision was “low credibility.”

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