Trump about coronavirus: If Russia or India have so many tests, like US, you’d be surprised

The President of the United States Donald trump is sure that in large countries like India or Russia, it would be more confirmed cases of coronavirus infection, if they carried out more tests. He stated this during the round table, which took place on July 13. Transcript of the speech of the President has published the press service of the White house.

“We check more than anyone, of course. At the same time, we have the lowest mortality rate or one of the lowest mortality rates in the world. We do a great job. We cope very well with vaccines and are very good with therapeutic remedies. And I think that soon we will have very good information. But we have the best and certainly the most extensive testing program in the world. If you had China, Russia or any of the major countries, how we test, you’ll see figures that will surprise you”, he said.

According to trump, the United States has made 45 million tests ( according to the Center for disease control USA on July 13, in the United States spent 41.7 million tests). “If we did half of that number, we probably would be half [of confirmed cases COVID-19]. And everyone would say, “Oh, we were so good,” said the American President.

According to the portal from Our World in Data, the U.S. currently ranks first in the world in the number of tests per 1 thousand population, slightly ahead of Russia (in the Russian Federation during the epidemic spent 23.4 million tests).

MULTIMEDIA

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Releated

The EU supports the Belarusian people – Borrell

Vice-President of the European Commission, high representative of the Union for foreign Affairs and security policy Josep Borrell supported the demonstrators who took to the streets of Belarusian cities. About this he wrote in Twitter on Sunday, August 16. “Hundreds of thousands of Belarusians went out today on a peaceful demonstration, demanding the release of […]

Adviser to trump denies the media reports about the alleged intentions of the White house to meet with Putin before the election

Advisor to the President for national security Robert O’brien denied that the us President intends to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin before the presidential elections in the United States. About it the adviser said in comments to NBC News on August 16. Earlier on Sunday, the channel, citing sources reported that trump was considering […]

Workers of two factories in Belarus, announced the strike Monday

Labor collectives of the plant “Belaruskali” and refinery “Naftan”, on August 16 announced that Monday, August 17, join the nationwide strike in Belarus, reported the news portal TUT.BY. The workers demanded to release all political prisoners and participants of peaceful demonstrations, the resignation of Alexander Lukashenko, the holding of fair and transparent elections, and investigations […]

Russia was seen paddy wagons and unmarked rooms, which were moving toward the border with Belarus – Conflict Intelligence Team

From Russia to the border with Belarus, according to eyewitnesses, moving cars similar to police cars, unmarked. About this in Facebook the evening of August 16, said the investigative group Conflict Intelligence Team (CIT). “The information about the transfer of personnel of Regardie towards Belarus seems to be confirmed”, – stated in the message. The […]