The administration of the President of the United States Donald trump is developing a plan to punish China for concealing the truth about the epidemic of coronavirus, said on 30 April, the TV channel CNN , citing sources in the White house.
According to them, we are talking about economic measures, which include sanctions, waive part of the debt owed to China and the tightening of terms of trade between the two countries.
USA will find a way to show China that its actions deserve condemnation, said one of the sources of the TV channel.
Agency Reuters revealed that the development plan is still in its early stages, developments that have not been sent to the President.
At the same time in comments to Reuters economic adviser to the President of the United States Larry Kudlow has denied that America might abandon the debt owed to China. He called “sacred” trust to us debt.
At a briefing on 30 April trump has toughened his statements about the role of Beijing in the development of the pandemic coronavirus, said “Voice of America”. He said that the trade agreement previously concluded with China, is secondary in comparison with the actions of Beijing in terms of the outbreak of coronavirus.
To the question whether the waiver of debt owed to China as one of the options for further action, trump said that “can do it differently”. The President added that “can do the same and even more simply by installing duty”.
CNN noted that the conflict between the US and China is growing on the background of significant economic slowdown in the U.S. caused by the pandemic that threatens the chances of trump’s re-election in November.
In recent weeks, American authorities have repeatedly stated that China must be held accountable for their actions in a pandemic. U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo announced on 23 Aprilthat China had caused “enormous suffering” of many people and the “huge problems for the world and the American economy” because the time has not informed the international community about the threat of the spread of coronavirus. He expressed confidence that the Communist party of China “will pay for pandemic”, but did not explain what he has in mind. On 28 April, the US President said that America is conducting “a serious investigation” about the outbreak of coronavirus, and stressed that for her the American economy was dealt a “very significant damage”.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in the Chinese city of Wuhan in December 2019. Thus in March, the media wrote that the first cases of the coronavirus in the country was registered in mid November 2019, not at the end of December when this was announced by the Chinese authorities. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
In China I assure you that in time informed about the coronavirus and the who, and other countries, including the United States.
For information, American University, Johns Hopkins, coronavirus in the world were infected over 3.2 million people, more than 233 thousand of them died, and 1 million recovered.
USA are most affected by the coronavirus of the country – there were the greatest number of infected and dead.