According to the President of the United States Donald trump, some countries, including Russia and China, would have received a different statistical picture of the spread of coronavirus infection if tested people as intensely as they do in the United States.
“If, say, China, Russia, India or other large countries, were tested for COVID-19 as well, as do we, they would have got extremely amazing statistics,” said trump during a briefing at the White house.
According to the President, in USA “the best and most intensive system testing” on coronavirus infection. Because of this, the country recorded such a large number of infections.
He added that at this point in U.S. deaths from the virus – one of the lowest in the world. Trump also reminded of the successful work on a vaccine and effective therapy.
According to the latest data, in the USA there are about 3.5 million cases of infection, about 138 thousand patients died. By both measures, the U.S. ranks first in the world.