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Trump Predicted 65 Thousand Deaths From Coronavirus In The United States

Trump Predicted 65 Thousand Deaths From Coronavirus In The United States

Thanks to the actions of the authorities, the number of victims of coronavirus in the United States will be about 60-65 thousand people instead of 2.2 million. This was stated by us leader Donald trump during a briefing at the White House on April 17.

"2.2 million people [could have died]. The minimum, if we did nothing, would be 1.6 million [people]. But we did a great job, " Trump said.

According to him, initially, in connection with the measures taken, experts predicted the death of 100-240 thousand people, but now the forecast is even lower.

The day before, the US President assured that the country has passed the peak of the epidemic, and for a week, 30% of the territory has not recorded new cases of infection. In this regard, in the near future, at least 29 States will begin to remove restrictions. Texas will be the first.

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