"We must hold accountable the nation which unleashed this plague onto the world: China."

"In the earliest days of the virus, China locked down travel domestically while allowing flights to leave China and infect the world.

China condemned my travel ban on their country, even as they cancelled domestic flights and locked citizens in their homes."
"The Chinese government and the World Health Organization—which is virtually controlled by China—falsely declared that there was no evidence of human-to-human transmission.

Later, they falsely said people without symptoms would not spread the disease."
"The United Nations must hold China accountable for their actions."

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