Donald Trump says that 99% of coronavirus cases are “completely harmless” US infections surge.
In a speech at the White House on America’s Independence Day, the US president stressed the plan to deal with COVID-19 is “going well” even though some provinces are reporting increased cases.
He had earlier labeled the virus a “horrible disease from China” and warned Beijing “that it should be accountable” for its worldwide spread.
US President Donald Trump speaks as First Lady Melania Trump listens during the 2020 “Salute to America” event to honor Freedom Day at the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC, Mr Trump stressed his plan to COVID-19 to ‘get right’
Mr Trump said the US has now screened approximately 40 million people with coronavirus, adding: “By doing this, we are exposing cases – 99% of which are completely harmless.” The results say that no other country can show up because no country checks that we have them, not based on numbers or terms of quality. “
Mr Trump said the US is producing bags, masks and surgical equipment that had been “exclusively manufactured overseas, especially in China where the virus and others originated,” the secrecy, deceit, and closure of China allowing it to spread. worldwide – 189 countries, ”he added.
Mr Trump called COVID-19 ‘a deadly disease from China’
“China must fully face the blame.”
In a video message posted to a White House Twitter account prior to his speech, Mr Trump said that the US “did far better than any other country in history … and we were plagued by this terrible disease from China”.
“We are now nearing the fight to come out,” he said.
“We’re on our way to a big victory.”
In the first four days of July alone, 14 states posted record increases daily with the number of people being screened receiving COVID-19.
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump watch the Thunderbirds and Blue Blues fly during the 2020 “Salute to America” event to honor Independence Day at the White Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC,
The US president and the first woman watch a military garrison at an event
Florida’s Caradavirus cases were confirmed to rise to 11,458 records on Saturday, the state Department of Health said. This is the second time in three days that the number of cases has increased significantly over 10,000 in 24 hours.
In Texas, on the other hand, the number of new cases increased by a record of 8,258 on Saturday.
North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Alaska, and Missouri, Idaho and Alabama all registered the highest daily climb on Friday.