Australia claim of World Health Assembly vindication is 'a joke', says China
Tuesday, 19 May 2020 () China derided as "a joke" on Tuesday an Australian assertion that a resolution at the World Health Assembly (WHA) for an enquiry into the novel coronavirus was a vindication of its push for a global review, another sign of worsening relations.
Australia and China traded barbs on Tuesday, reports Reuters.
Australia has just recorded its 100th COVID-19 fatality.
Australia’s relative success in constraining the spread of the virus has been overshadowed though.
Mostly by a rift with its largest trading partner China, which lies to...