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The US President Donald trump said that a million cases of infection with coronavirus in the country — a consequence of the world’s best testing system. The head of state wrote in his Twitter.
“The only reason the US reports about a million cases of coronavirus — that our testing is much better than any other country in the world,” explained trump. He added that other countries just behind the Americans to test, therefore, showed fewer cases.
According to the publication U.S. News, the announcement came amid reports of health officials that tests have only a limited number, and the American system is lacking and materials and qualified personnel.
United States — the world record for the number of sick and deceased patients: there were revealed more than 1 million cases of infection with coronavirus new. According to the Johns Hopkins University, the country made more than 5.7 million tests. USA ahead of other countries and the number of deaths — more than 58 thousand. Aware recovery 115 thousand patients. In the world revealed more than 3.1 million cases of infection.
Outbreak of pneumonia COVID-19 caused by a new type of coronavirus, was first recorded in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. On 11 March, the who announced that the situation can be characterized as a pandemic.
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