UK Defence Minister Ben Wallace is on the wires now, via Reuters, commenting on the Chinese mishandling of the coronavirus outbreak.
China has questions to answer on the coronavirus.
But the time for post-mortem on the outbreak and China will be later.
China needs to be transparent when the time comes.
With rife US-China trade tensions, the above comments only add to the already dampened market mood. The European equities kicked-off the week on a negative note while GBP/USD sheds 0.40% to trade at 1.2450, at the press time.
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