2 Mar 2023

US FBI head says Covid-19 likely originated in laboratory

From Morning Report, 8:25 am on 2 March 2023

The head of the US's FBI has said that Covid-19 is most likley to have originated in a Chinese laboratory in the city of Wuhan.

FBI director Christopher Wray says he has held this view for some time, and thinks China is trying to thwart investigations into the origon of the pandemic.

Washington Corespondent Caroline Malone spoke to Corin Dann.