The President of the United States Donald trump predicts that the coronavirus dies up to 100 thousand Americans. He stated on may 3 in an interview on Fox News.
He noted that the US “will lose from 75 thousand to 100 thousand people”, calling it “a terrible situation”.
A few weeks earlier, the President of the United States estimated the number of likely victims of the pandemic in the US in 60 thousand
Trump stressed that, if not for the actions of his administration, from the coronavirus would have died “two million, four million, five million [Americans], it is at least”.
On the morning of may 4, according to data from the American Johns Hopkins University that tracks the spread of the disease in the United States coronavirus revealed almost 1.16 million people, of whom 67 682 died, and 180 152 recovered.
USA ranks first in the world in the number of infections and deaths from coronavirus.
An outbreak of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 began in December of 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
As reported by the University of Hopkins in the world, the coronavirus has infected more than 3.5 million people, more than of 247.5 thousand of them died, and 1.1 million recovered.
Who believe that the coronavirus would pose a serious threat, until they invent a vaccine.
Trump is convinced that the U.S. will be able to create a vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 to the end of 2020.