China’s Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Guo Shaochun, stridently rejected calls for Beijing to pay reparations to other countries for the economic damage brought about from the COVID-19 outbreak.
“Recently, some politicians have been trying to pin the blame for the COVID-19 outbreak on China and even demanding reparations,” said Ambassador Guo in a column published Sunday in the Daily News newspaper. “This line of thinking is simply wrong or even absurd,” he added.
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