China is controlling what the WHO publishes. Go read through this media list starting early this year in January on the WHO website. The China has contained it narrative is an excuse to spread the virus globally from Chinese New Years the largest day of International air travel. Notice the tone changes after the New Years (Jan 25th, 2020)
“Stopping the spread of this virus both in China and globally is WHO’s highest priority,” said Dr Tedros. “We appreciate the seriousness with which China is taking this outbreak, especially the commitment from top leadership, and the transparency they have demonstrated, including sharing data and genetic sequence of the virus. WHO is working closely with the government on measures to understand the virus and limit transmission. WHO will keep working side-by-side with China and all other countries to protect health and keep people safe.”
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