Top British Defense Ministers Demand Answers from China on COVID Lab Theory

The Chairs of Britain’s foreign affairs and defense parliamentary committees echoed U.S. calls for a probe into the origins of COVID-19, specifically the Chinese Communist Party’s role. Senior Tory Members of Parliament (MP) Tom Tugendhat and Tobias Ellwood have called on the British government to launch a probe in response to National Security Adviser Matthew Pottinger insisting a “growing body of evidence” points to COVID-19 originating in a Chinese Communist Party lab. Tugendhat, Chair of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee, described the allegations as “extremely serious” before slamming the communist government’s cover-up efforts: “How China has dealt with the pandemic