Questions Swirl After China Attempts to Censor News of Whistleblowing Doctor’s Death

February 6, 2020

(Quartz) РLi Wenliang, the doctor who initially warned the medical community about a cluster of severe pneumonia cases in December and was reprimanded by Wuhan authorities for that warning, has himself died of the coronavirus. His death was initially reported by China’s state-run paper Global Times, then retracted, sowing confusion.