The United States will not forget that China was the source of the new coronavirus's worldwide spread. With this statement, US President Donald Trump made it on Thursday in the state of Ohio. His speech was broadcast by news TV channels.
вЂњWe created the greatest economy in world history<...>, then China released this plague вЂ” due to her incompetence or other reasons, but she escaped. It didn't break into China, but it did leak into the US, Europe, and a host of other countries вЂ” 188 countries. We will not forget this, вЂњ the American leader said.
Trump has previously repeatedly repeated that he believes China is responsible for the beginning of the epidemic. Washington accuses Beijing of concealing information about the origin of the virus and the extent of the infection.
Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister Le Yucheng stressed in an interview with NBC on April 29 that Beijing вЂњdid not hide any informationвЂќ about the coronavirus. He expressed regret that вЂњ some politicians are using the situation with the virus to defraud China.вЂќ