Trump says Mike Pence will lead US response to coronavirus

UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY NEWS) — Vice President Mike Pence will lead the US government’s response to coronavirus, US President Donald Trump says.

Mike Pence explained that he has been appointed as the head of various groups and will ensure they have the necessary resources for the government response.

He also asserted that Trump took “unprecedented steps” against the disease since Washington was alerted of its presence in the US. 

Trump said the risks of the COVID-19 outbreak remain low to the American people.

He noted the decision made early by Washington to close the boarders when the epidemic started minimized the risks of the disease those living in the US.

Trump stressed the health and safety of the people in his country has always been a priority.


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