Major indices of the U.S. stock market may 14, fell by 1.7 and 1.9%. On it informs Agency Reuters.
So, the Dow Jones Industrial average fell 1.96%, the S&P 500 by 1.88%, the Nasdaq Composite index is 1.70%. According to the Agency, this is the worst day in the stock market in nearly two months – from mid-March.
The reason for the negative trends in the market became today’s statement by US President Donald trump that Washington is considering a complete cessation of relations with China due to the role of Beijing in the beginning of the pandemic coronavirus.
Trump and the Republican party have repeatedly accused the China that he had not warned the world about the seriousness of the epidemic, and threatened Beijing with serious consequences. According to trump, USA several occasions with a request to Chinese authorities to let in the country American experts to investigate the outbreak of a new coronavirus.
According to the Associated Press, China a few days silentthat the virus can be transmitted from person to person and, therefore, could trigger an epidemic. According to some experts, this “paved the way for the pandemic COVID-19”.
In April, the American television channel Fox News, citing several sources familiar with the decisions of the authorities of China and had seen the relevant documents, reported that the spread of the virus did not start from the market and from the Wuhan laboratory, and that “patient zero” was her employee.
The foreign Ministry of China declared that the version about the leak of a coronavirus from laboratory of Wuhan has no evidence and that Beijing promptly and fully informed all about the outbreak.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
For information, American University, Johns Hopkins, coronavirus in the world infected more of 4.37 million, 298 thousand of them died, and 1.56 million recovered. USA ranks first in the world in the number of infections and deaths from COVID-19. There is a coronavirus infected nearly 1.39 million people, more than 84,1 thousand died.