The U.S. government has called too a small amount of compensation in $ 2 billion, which China has promised to pay the victims of the coronavirus in the country. About it reports TASS.

The head of the press service of the national security Council (NSC) at the White house, John Elliot stated that China as the source of the outbreak “has a special responsibility to pay more and give more.”

According to Elliot, the statement of the President of China XI Jinping on the payment of $ 2 billion intended to distract the world from the “calls of a growing number of countries demanding responsibility for the failure of the Chinese government of its obligations to speak the truth and to warn the world about what happened.”

Previously, as reported in the Rambler, XI Jinping promised that China in the next two years will provide a coronavirus affected countries in the amount of $ 2 billion.