Chinese envoy accuses Trump of ‘spreading political virus’ at UN | AFP

China accuses Donald Trump of spreading a “political virus” at the United Nations after the US leader delivered a harsh attack on Beijing over the Covid-19 pandemic. “When the international community is really fighting hard against the Covid-19, the United States is spreading political virus here in the General Assembly,” China’s ambassador to the United Nations, Zhang Jun, tells reporters at the Chinese Consulate General in New York. SOUNDBITE

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