‘Simplest Explanation’: CNN’S Gupta Backs Ex-CDC Chief’s Wuhan Lab Theory

CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta offered support for former Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Chief Robert Redfield’s theory that COVID-19 “escaped” from the Wuhan Institute of Virology. “Now, I am of the point of view that I still think the most likely aetiology of this pathogen in Wuhan was from a laboratory, escaped,” Redfield asserted in a recent interview with Gupta for CNN. Gupta appeared to back Redfield’s claims while speaking on Mediate’s The Interview podcast, noting “He’s an experienced virologist. He was also head of the CDC at the time this was happening, which means that