America’s chief epidemiologist, Anthony Fauciconsidered this Sunday that the strategy of the chinese government against him COVID-19 there has been a lack of transparency and greater protection for the most vulnerable population.
“In everything we’ve had to deal with in decades, whether it’s bird flu or the original SARS in 2002, even when there’s nothing to hide they act suspicious and non-transparent”he said on the NBC channel.
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fauciwho will leave his position in December, estimated that it may be because they do not want to be seen as guilty. “It’s not your fault if something evolves in your country, but let’s find out what happened so we can be transparent about it and avoid it in the future”said.
The epidemiologist, visible face of the response of USA to the pandemic, he added that the confinements in China have been particularly severe without making the goal set clear to the population.
”The ultimate goal was for all people to be vaccinated. Then you can understand temporary confinements (like the ones at the beginning). But they went into prolonged lockdowns for no apparent gain, which doesn’t make sense from a public health standpoint.”said.
fauci He added that the elderly were not protected either “making sure she was vaccinated.”
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The American epidemiologist stressed that although the scientific evidence strongly points to the fact that the virus originated naturally and was not due to a leak in a laboratory, the only way to put an end to possible conspiracy theories is full transparency and cooperation by part of Beijing, something that has not happened.
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