American intelligence was unable to confirm that the coronavirus is the virus known as SARS-CoV-2, began to spread from the laboratory in the Chinese province of Wuhan. On Friday Newsweek said the representative of the us intelligence community on the condition of anonymity.
Earlier this week, Fox News channel reported that U.S. intelligence agencies are conducting an investigation to determine whether the virus that causes COVID-19 unintentionally released from the Virology laboratory in Wuhan. When US President Donald trump was asked about this during a press briefing, he said that he could not confirm the reliability of this information, adding that it was instructed to "understand it".
The representative of the US intelligence community said that at present, confirmation of this information has not been made. "the Intelligence community collectively did not agree with any theory (about the origin of the virus)", – said the interlocutor of the edition, adding that the Agency, which are included in the U.S. intelligence community, "actively and vigorously" monitor any information about the coronavirus and reports back to the politicians.