Before Coronavirus, China Bungled Swine Epidemic With Secrecy – NATION AND STATE

https://nationandstate.com/2020/03/05/before-coronavirus-china-bungled-swine-epidemic-with-secrecy/

The Chinese regime’s secretive early handling of the coronavirus outbreak has troubling similarities to its missteps in containing African swine fever, but with the far higher stakes of a human infection. After the coronavirus was found in December 2019 in Wuhan, the capital of Hubei Province, local and national officials were slow to sound the alarm and take actions disease experts say are needed to contain deadly outbreaks. Beijing continues to gag negative news and online postings about the disease, along with criticism of the regime’s response.

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