China’s COVID-19 reporting has been disputed by the World Health Organization, independent experts and its own citizens.
Chinese envoy pieces together debunked claims as global pandemic’s origins remain contested.
Abundant social media and news reports suggest COVID-19 is spreading rapidly in Baoding as China moves to relax testing and quarantine rules nationwide.
It's a well-worn Kremlin tactic to blame the West for public discontent in authoritarian countries friendly to Russia.
Russian disinfo is misrepresenting a controversial civilian research paper.
China’s stringent COVID policies have made foreign businesses far from “fully confident” about doing business there.
In fact, the virus could have entered North Korea from China, and Pyongyang’s poor health system and rejection of vaccine aid worsened matters.
“Cut-and-paste” COVID-19 conspiracy theories are being revived for the monkeypox outbreak.
This headline and others oversimplified what two Columbia University academics actually said. Origins of the virus behind the COVID-19 pandemic remain in dispute.
China strictly limits what’s counted as a COVID-19 “death.” True fatalities in the ongoing Shanghai outbreak are likely far higher.
SARS-CoV-2 was not manufactured by Moderna, though the jury is still out on the origins of the virus.
A majority of Russians appear to support the war against Ukraine. Their alternate world of disinformation may explain why.