BBC and NYT: China 'refused to give data' to WHO team

Just read a piece on NY Times demolishing their anti-China narrative about the Chinese refusing to give early data on Wuhan covid outbreak. It gets repeated by the BBC … naturally. Compare and contrast.

BBC
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-56054468

NYT
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/02/12/world/asia/china-world-health-organization-coronavirus.html

MoA
https://www.moonofalabama.org/2021/02/caught-in-the-act-new-york-times-intentionally-misquotes-scientists-to-fit-its-prescribed-narrative.html#more

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