Calls for global inquiry into China's handling of the coronavirus outbreak | ABC News

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Australia’s relationship with China will change as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, which is continuing to claim lives and destroy livelihoods.

That’s the verdict of the Foreign Minister, Marise Payne, who’s calling for an independent international inquiry into the COVID-19 emergency.

There are also concerns Beijing will use the health and economic crisis as cover to increase its influence in the Asia Pacific.

Political editor Andrew Probyn reports.

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