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Dong Jingwei – top spy on the loose?

Dong Jingwei, ehemaliger Chef der Spionageabwehr Chinas

A rumor that sounds like Donald Trump and his followers started it: The coronavirus may not have come about naturally, but at the Institute of Virology in Wuhan. But this time, it is not Trump who is voicing this suspicion, but his successor Joe Biden. Biden is said to check the facts first before he dares to go public with an issue. But now, he has ordered his intelligence agencies to make “every effort to investigate the origin of the COVID-19 pandemic”. And he no longer rules out the laboratory theory.

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