‘I didn’t know’: Chinese influencer responds after video of her eating a bat goes viral

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The Chinese influencer who shared a video of her eating a bat days after the coronavirus outbreak has broken her silence, saying she has received death threats and widespread criticism online, The U.K. Sun reports. “Sorry everyone, I shouldn’t eat bats,” Wang Mengyun wrote in a statement posted on Chinese social media site Weibo. Wang claims she received death threats because of the video, which she says was filmed three years ago in Palau, Micronesia.