China had to crack down on COVID-19 before the virus spread to the rest of the world. This statement was made by US President Donald Trump.
That should never have happened. He came from China – he had to be stopped in China before he got out into the world, ”the head of the White House said at a press conference.
The American leader recalled that already 186 countries in the world have encountered COVID-19. According to him, Russia and France were the hardest hit by the virus. At the same time, he emphasized that the United States does not pursue superiority in the invention of the vaccine. America is even ready to use Chinese developments if their scientists succeed in this
Earlier, NEWS.ru wrote that US intelligence agencies accused China of a cyber attack on American institutions that are engaged in coronavirus research. The FBI and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency said hackers were trying to steal information about a vaccine being developed against coronavirus.
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov believes that Washington, along with its allies, wants to use the situation with COVID-19 to advance its vision of the world order. The Minister recalled that the United States put pressure on countries pursuing an independent foreign policy, criticized the World Health Organization, and did not want to temporarily stop unilateral sanctions in a pandemic.