The coronavirus outbreak is believed to have originated at a wet market in the Chinese city of Wuhan. Wildlife is sold dead or alive in such markets across Asia, a practice that has drawn international criticism.
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The wholesale seafood center in Wuhan was shut down on December 31, 2019, after four cases of a mystery pneumonia were linked to the market. WHO experts believe the market is crucial to tracing the coronavirus origins.
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