US President, Donald trump will donate his salary for three months, the Ministry of health and social services for the development of new methods of treatment and prevention COVID-19. This was stated press Secretary of the tramp Kaylee Makanani at a briefing at the White house on may 22, informs television channel Fox News.
Thus the U.S. President wants to honor the memory of people who died from coronavirus disease, said Makanani.
The donation is $100 thousand.
The TV channel notes that in early March, trump already donated to the Ministry of health, his salary for the fourth quarter of 2019, a pandemic coronavirus.
It is reported that after taking office he repeatedly gave his salary to various government agencies, organizations, and initiatives.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
On the morning of 22 may in Ukraine recorded 20 148 cases COVID-19, of them 588 – lethal, 6585 patients recovered. The day was 442 new cases.
In the U.S. the number of infections reached 1 601 434 died 96 007, recovered 350 135 people.