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China questioned over claims coronavirus vaccine was trialled on workers in Papua New Guinea – SBS News

A flight of Chinese workers was blocked from arriving in Papua New Guinea after authorities were told staff had received a coronavirus vaccine.

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China is facing demands to explain why a state-backed firm claimed it had vaccinated dozens of staff against the coronavirus before sending them back to work at a mine in Papua New Guinea.
The China Metallurgical Group Corporation, which controls a major nickel mine in the country, warned local authorities that 48 staff who returned from China this month may test positive for the virus because they had received a vaccine.
In response, Papua New Guinea authorities called for “immediate clarific…

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