COVID-19 origin tracing scientific issue, not geopolitical game: media

2021-07-10 09:05:21 GMT2021-07-10 17:05:21(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

SINGAPORE, July 10 (Xinhua) -- The COVID-19 origin tracing should be a scientific issue rather than a geopolitical game, said an opinion article published Friday on Singapore's Lianhe Zaobao.

The COVID-19 pandemic has deepened confrontation between China and the West, but optimistically speaking, it is never too late for the two sides to join hands together, especially when the whole world is still suffering from the pandemic, said the article.

Calling for stopping the politicization of tracing the COVID-19 origins, the writer of the article said the scientific work is about the survival of all mankind and should not become a geopolitical game among big powers. Enditem