Original title: American epidemic is grim, Trump then said that “the United States must re-open economy,”
US President Trump (Picture: Reuters)
[overseas online April 5 | Contagion full-time zone] US epidemic is worsening, US President Trump said a large number of deaths may occur in the next two weeks. However, he talked about the topic of “reopening the economy” again on the 4th local time.
According to the ABC News on the 4th, at the briefing on the 4th local time, although Trump warned Americans that “the situation is not optimistic” and said the death toll will peak in the next few days, he still called for the United States to reopen economic. The report also mentioned that Trump had mentioned in a tweet a few days ago, “the establishment of another White House New Corona Virus Task Force, focusing on the economy and reopening the country.” In this regard, Trump told reporters face-to-face at the briefing, ” thinking about it.”
I’m “I started to say this, and I will continue to say so. Solving the problem will not be worse than the problem itself. We must open the country.” , Trump talked about a conference call with the sports program commissioner on the 4th concerning the impact of the new coronary pneumonia epidemic on the entire industry, and emphasized that he hopes that fans will “return to the stadium” as soon as possible, “You know, they want to watch basketball Baseball, rugby and ice hockey (game). They want to go to the golf course and breathe clean, beautiful and fresh air. ”
” I can’t tell you the exact date, but I think it should be sooner rather than later. ” Rump returned to the theme, “It (the economy) must be open. The original intention of this country is not closed. Think about it, how do we pay for people who do not work, how does this work?”
The epidemic in the United States is getting worse. According to real-time statistics from Johns Hopkins, as of 8:16 GMT, the cumulative number of newly diagnosed cases of new coronary pneumonia in the United States was 308,850 and the cumulative deaths were 8,407. Trump disregarded domestic public opposition earlier and emphasized that he hopes that the United States will reopen its economy before Easter. However, with the rising data of the epidemic in the United States, he later said loosely that “this is just an ideal.” Trump also announced that the “social isolation” measures will be extended until April 30. (Overseas Network / Li Meng) Wu Jinming