Pompeo Scolds BBC Reporter Over Question About His Confounding Claims on Coronavirus Origin

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo locked horns with a BBC reporter who asked him a question about his recent, muddled statements on whether he believes the coronavirus was artificially created in a Chinese laboratory.

The dust-up occurred as Pompeo took questions from the media on Wednesday morning, during which, he used much of his time to slam China for their cover-ups and misinformation on the coronavirus pandemic. At one point, he told reporters that “we don’t have certainty about whether [the disease] began in the lab or whether it began someplace else.”

Pompeo’s position on whether Covid-19 came from a lab has been a source of media intrigue ever since an interview he gave to ABC’s Martha Raddatz on Sunday.
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