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Month: November 2020

Defamation in International Law: The Legal Implications of Trump Calling COVID-19 “Chinese Virus”

Geeta Moni & Raghav Srinivas

On March th 2020, President Donald Trump retweeted a tweet referring to the COVID-19 virus as “Chinese Virus.” This sparked a massive, worldwide response both for and against the term. It has led to the increased use of “#Chinesevirus“ on Twitter and sparked significant anti-China sentiments. It has not only affected US-China trade relations but…

Nov 2020