“I think this is due to the way we conduct testing. We are testing an incredible amount of people, ”quotes US President TASS.
“I am sure that it is impossible to say who is being tested in China and who is not being tested. I think it’s quite complicated, ”Trump said. “No one knows what the numbers are in China,” the head of the US administration added.
He also said that on March 28 he intends to personally send the floating hospital, USNS Comfort, to New York to fight against coronavirus. “I am going to navigate the ship [на военно-морской базе Норфолк] in Virginia, I hope the media comes, ”Trump said.
Another floating hospital for the U.S. Navy, US authorities sent to the west coast – to Los Angeles (California). Peter Gaynor, head of the US Federal Emergency Management Agency, said the ship, called the USNS Mercy, will arrive within a week.
In the USA, the most cases of infection were recorded in the states of New York (37 thousand 802), New Jersey (6 thousand 876) and California (3 thousand 802).
Earlier it became known that the United States took the lead in the number of people infected with coronavirus. According to The New York Times, more than 81 thousand people are infected with the coronavirus in the United States.
The latest data on the situation with COVID-19 in Russia and the world are presented on the stopkoronavirus.ru portal.