Police to enforce UK lockdown; US president tells country not to blame Asian Americans; UN calls for global ceasefire; WHO says virus accelerating. Follow the latest updates 12.43am GMT Here’s a summary of the news from the televised press conference given by Donald Trump from the White House today:The main message was that Trump wants to get the US economy going again as soon as possible, and isn’t open to the country shutting down for months. 12.35am GMT In a marked low point of Donald Trump’s Monday press conference, the president argued that public health measures to slow spread of the coronavirus might have their own death toll, because the public health guidelines hurt the economy, and economic crisis leads to suicide. Continue reading…
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Author : Helen Sullivan
Publish date : 2020-03-24 00:43:34
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