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The Governor of new York Andrew Cuomo called on the President of the United States Donald trump to sign a decree according to which all residents would have to wear a mask. His speech published on the official channel in YouTube policy.
The Governor said that thanks to such measures to stop a surge of new infections with coronavirus. “If you really want to stop the pandemic [COVID-19], tell people the truth. Tell them that [coronavirus] is a real threat,” he said.
The politician said that trump would show a personal example and begin to wear a mask in public. According to Cuomo, the governors of other States also previously resisted the recommendations of physicians. But now, amid rising numbers of infections, they do need to wear protective equipment.
According to the latest data, the U.S. recorded more than 2.58 million cases of infection with coronavirus. 125 133 people died from complications associated with pneumonia COVID-19.
Video, photo All from Russia.