'The documents make it clear that assertions by the NIH Director, Francis Collins, and the NIAID Director, Anthony Fauci, that the NIH did not support gain-of-function research or potential pandemic pathogen enhancement at WIV are untruthful,' Rutgers molecular biologist Richard Ebright says.
‘It’s a dance,’ Republican Senator Rand Paul told Dr. Anthony Fauci, ‘and you’re dancing around this because you’re trying to obscure responsibility for 4 million people dying around the world from a pandemic.’
'These documents are of world-wide interest, as they suggest that the Wuhan lab had major bio-safety issues and the American government was carefully monitoring its activities from a national security perspective even while funding it,' said Judicial Watch President.
‘With questions swirling about the origins of COVID-19 ... the NIH had gone to the principal study investigator on April 19 and asked that payments be halted to the subcontractor in Wuhan until it had more answers.’
‘I am growing concerned that the NIH is not taking the CCP’s obstruction and its motives seriously, especially following evidence that NIH dollars may have found their way to the Wuhan Institute of Virology.’