An international research team of the WHO = World Health Organization, which is visiting Wuhan, China, is planning to visit the Wuhan Institute of Virginology on the 3rd to clarify the source of the new coronavirus.
Regarding this institute, the former Trump administration in the United States has claimed that the virus may have leaked, and the focus is on what the Chinese side will explain.
The WHO research team, which is made up of experts from various countries including Japan, has been conducting a full-scale field survey in Wuhan since the 29th of last month.
According to multiple sources, the Wuhan Institute of Vessels will be visited on the 3rd, which is the 6th day since the investigation started.
Regarding this institute, the former Trump administration in the United States has argued that the virus may have leaked, saying that research on the coronavirus of bats close to the new coronavirus was being conducted, but the Chinese side strongly I'm denying it.
In addition, according to the people concerned, there is information that the institute will meet with a prominent researcher, Shi Zhengli, who is familiar with the coronavirus of bats.
It seems that China also aims to appeal its supportive attitude to the research by opening the research institute that has attracted international attention, and the focus is on what kind of explanation the Chinese side will give.