“As I watch the Pandemic spread its ugly face all across the world, including the tremendous damage it has done to the USA, I become more and more angry at China,” Trump tweeted.
As I watch the Pandemic unfold its ugly face all the world over, together with the large injury it has accomplished to t… https://t.co/qTmMr7rfY1
— Donald J. Trump (@actualDonaldTrump) 1593557522000
The international pandemic, which Trump blames on Beijing, has intensified already sturdy tensions between the 2 international locations over an ongoing commerce battle.
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Amid a surge in US circumstances, significantly within the south and west, infectious illness knowledgeable Anthony Fauci instructed Congress earlier Tuesday that issues have been “going in the wrong direction,” and that “clearly we are not in total control right now.”
He additionally warned that circumstances may more than double to 100,000 per day if authorities and the general public fail to take steps to suppress the pandemic.
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China has accused Trump’s administration of politicizing the pandemic to deflect from its personal dealing with of the sickness, with the United States struggling by far the very best demise toll of any nation.
US officers, in the meantime, have urged larger transparency from China.