Newt’s World – Episode 78: China and COVID-19 Part 3: Holding China Accountable

Part 3 in a 3-part series on China looking at the spread of COVID-19 from Wuhan to the rest of the world.  In Part 3 – how can we hold China accountable for lying about the virus?  Newt’s guest is Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt.


Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt

The State of Missouri v. The People’s Republic of China, the Communist Party of China

Missouri Lawsuit Against Chinese Communist Party

Missouri Attorney General Schmitt Files Lawsuit Against Chinese Government

Key Factual Allegations – Missouri Attorney General’s Lawsuit

China’s Responsibility for COVID-19

How the Virus Got Out – New York Times – March 22, 2020

China’s Retaliation

China Targets GOP Hawks, US Firms, States Over Lawsuits – Global Times

Chinese State Media Predicts Retaliation Against GOP Lawmakers Who Sued Beijing Over Coronavirus – Newsweek

United State’s Response

Trump on China: ‘We Could Cut Off the Whole Relationship’ – Fox Business