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Trump Just DOUBLED Down on Blaming China [Here’s Why]

the Mesh Report Staff March 19, 2020 Comments Off on Trump Just DOUBLED Down on Blaming China [Here’s Why]

President Donald Trump doubled down on blaming China for the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday, and again made a point of using the term “Chinese virus.”

“The world is paying a very big price for that they did,” Trump said, referring to Chinese government officials.

“It could have been stopped right where it came from, China,” Trump said at a White House press conference, arguing that American officials would have been able to act faster if China’s government had fully shared information about The coronavirus outbreak , which began around the city of Wuhan.

“It would have been much better if we had known about this a number of months earlier,” Trump said.

Trump has repeatedly called coronavirus the “Chinese virus,” and been criticized for doing so, both by Chinese officials, and by U.S. politicians, including former Vice President Joe Biden, the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination.

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