China targets PM Boris Johnson after suggestion coronavirus could have spread from grinding pangolin


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Share on Pinterest Share China has accused Boris Johnson of engaging in “groundless conjecture” after he suggested that coronavirus could have spread from people grinding up the scales of pangolins. The prime minister speculated about the origin of COVID-19 during a speech to an environmental summit on Monday. He said it was “the product of an imbalance in man’s relationship with the natural world”. UK PRIME MINISTER PRAISES BRITS FOR ‘SACRIFICE’ AS NEW CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN LOOMS: ‘WE HAVE NO CHOICE’ The PM continued: “Like the original plague which struck the Greeks I seem to remember in book one of the...