US President Donald Trump gave a speech at the National Association of Counties Legislative Conference rally in Washington DC on Tuesday.
At the rally, the US President said that his « administration is working very closely with state and local leaders to confront the Coronavirus. We're really working hard on it. Vice President Mike Pence is leading the White House Coronavirus Task Force,” he... Еще said, added that they are doing a “fantastic job.”
«Six weeks ago, eight weeks ago, you never heard of this. All of a sudden it's got the world a flutter,» Added Trump.
The US President took also the opportunity to send «warm wishes» to the people affected by the Tornado that killed at least 19 people in Tennessee early on Tuesday morning.
According to the latest reports by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), at least 92,000 people have been infected by the COVID-19 so far and over 3,000 people have died. There are currently 117 cases confirmed and 7 deaths in the US.