the Chairman of the house of representatives Nancy Pelosi accused U.S. President Donald trump ineffective in the fight against coronavirus. She stated this in an interview with CNN posted to their Twitter.
She recalled that the decision of the American President to close the border with China were considered great, though there still came tens of thousands of people. “It was not the greatest moment… If you close the door, close it completely,” said Pelosi.
April 7, trump said that the world health organization (who) advised not to close the border with China, which he refused. The President stressed that the recommendation was “absolutely disastrous”. Soon, the U.S. suspended funding of the organization.
the border between the US and China were closed on 2 February. The New York Times wrote that two months after the introduction of restrictions there is still arrived about 40 thousand people.
According to the latest data, the country recorded more than 790 thousand cases of infection with coronavirus. 42.2 thousand people were killed, while 52.1 thousand recovered.