Gallery: WHO Team Begins Wuhan Covid-19 Probe
Feb. 1, 2021
A team of World Health Organization (WHO) experts visits the Baishazhou market in Wuhan, Central China’s Hubei province, on Sunday as they investigate the origins of the Covid-19 pandemic.
A WHO expert walks to the cold storage area in the Baishazhou market, one of the city’s largest agricultural product markets. It was used as a major food distribution center during the city’s lockdown.
Cars carrying WHO experts drive into the Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market, where the first cluster of coronavirus cases emerged in December 2019. Photo: IC Photo
An expert takes a photo at the Baishazhou market.
WHO experts arrive at the market Sunday morning.
On Friday, experts stroll around the hotel where they will stay during their investigation.