WHO's COVID-19 probe team arrives in China's Wuhan, state TV says

Staff members in protective suits stand guard next to a bus before the expected arrival of a World Health Organisation (WHO) team tasked with investigating the origins of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport in Wuhan, Hubei province, China January 14, 2021. REUTERS/Thomas Peter reuters_tickers
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BEIJING (Reuters) - A global team of scientists led by the World Health Organization arrived in China's central city of Wuhan, where COVID-19 first surfaced in late 2019, to investigate the origins of the pandemic, state television said on Thursday.

The team will spend about a month in the city, including two weeks in quarantine.

(Reporting by Beijing newsroom; Writing by Se Young Lee; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)

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