Original Title: Trump Announces Washington State as “Major Disaster Area” for New Crown Pneumonia Outbreak
Local time On March 22, US President Trump declared Washington State as “Major Disaster Area” for New Crown Pneumonia Outbreak and ordered the federal government to report to all levels in the state Government assistance.
There are currently 1,793 new pneumonia cases and 94 deaths in the state. Earlier, Trump had declared New York State a “significant disaster zone.” Usually, the “major disaster area” is caused by natural disasters, such as floods, earthquakes, etc. (CCTV reporter Liu Xiaozheng)