Trump Predicts Coronavirus Threat Will Soon End
US President Donald Trump predicted the end of the coronavirus epidemic in April this year, Trump said during wide-ranging remarks at a White House business session.
«The heat, generally speaking, kills this kind of virus», Trump said.
Trump also said the US has a «good shape» to fight the coronavirus.
«We’re in great shape though, we have 12 cases, 11 cases, but we’re in very good shape».
According to the US Department of Health, the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States is 12, this figure has not changed since last week. Another 68 people are waiting for the results of the tests, and in 318 cases the suspicions of the disease were not confirmed.
On December 31, Chinese authorities informed the World Health Organization (WHO) about an outbreak of unknown pneumonia in the Chinese city of Wuhan in Hubei province. Experts have identified the causative agent of the disease — coronavirus 2019-nCoV. To date, 908 people have died from the disease in China.