The US national intelligence service made a statement about the origin of the coronavirus.
The American intelligence community concluded that the coronavirus was not genetically modified or created in a laboratory.
The corresponding statement was published by the office of the Director of National intelligence of the United States.
The statement says that American intelligence agrees with the scientists ‘ opinion that the coronavirus was not created artificially.
The intelligence community agrees with the broad scientific consensus that the virus that causes COVID-19 was not created by humans or genetically modified, the Agency said in a press release.
The statement also notes that US intelligence will continue to study information to determine whether the coronavirus outbreak started through contact with infected animals or was the result of an accident in a laboratory in Wuhan.