Bombshell Vanity Fair article on the Senate Covid-19 investigation

A report from Vanity Fair out today gives more details into the recently released US Senate investigation into the origins of COVID-19 pandemic.

The article includes translations of documents from WIV itself that paint a portrait of the Institute as a highly dysfunctional and disorganized workplace in 2019.

“once you have opened the stored test tubes, it is just as if having opened Pandora’s Box. These viruses come without a shadow and leave without a trace. Although [we have] various preventive and protective measures, it is nevertheless necessary for lab personnel to operate very cautiously to avoid operational errors that give rise to dangers. Every time this has happened, the members of the Zhengdian Lab [BSL4] Party Branch have always run to the frontline, and they have taken real action to mobilize and motivate other research personnel.”

Vanity Fair: Investigating a “Complex and Grave Situation” Inside a Wuhan Lab


A stunning report, it could be as close to a smoking gun as the world might ever get, but Kristian Anderson is not best amused…