The Associated Press is reporting this morning that Chinese health officials warned of the dangers of coronavirus while on a “secret teleconference” that happened “nearly a week before alerting the public”:

According to the AP, they knew then that human-to-human transmission was happening but the WHO was saying on that same day that there was “no clear evidence of transmission”:

They’re estimating that 3000 people became infected during the week of inaction:

If the rest of the world only knew then what we know now:

But rather than warn everyone, life went on as usual:

And travel was already happening:

China lied, people died:


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