US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced that Washington reached a deal with Mexico to impose new travel restrictions to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Pompeo was speaking along side President Donald Trump at a press briefing at the White House on Friday.
«Both of our countries know the importance of working together to limit the spread of the virus and to make sure that commerce that... Еще supports our economy continues to keep flowing,» said Pompeo.
The Secretary of State also blamed China, Russia and Iran of spreading misinformation about the US government's handling of the pandemic.
«We want to make sure is that the American people go to trusted sources for their information but we made clear we have spoken to these countries directly that they need to knock it off we don't approve of it and there are handful other things we are engaged in to make sure that the right information is out there and that the accurate information is given,» said Pompeo.
The US President Donald Trump announced that all federal student loans will be temporarily put on hold at least for the next 60 days.
According to Johns Hopkins University, the US has reported over 5,000 cases of coronavirus in 24 hours bringing the total number to 16,018 and 210 deaths.