Trump Says May Reopen Large Parts Of US After Consulting With Experts Next Week
Umer Jamshaid 3 days ago Fri 27th March 2020 | 04:30 AM
WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 27th March, 2020) US President Donald Trump said during a press briefing that he may decide to reopen large regions in the United States that are not badly affected by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Trump said his administration will consult with experts to discuss a timeline of reopening the country and will have more information to share on the situation by next week.
On Thursday, the United States overtook China to become the country with the largest number of reported COVID-19 cases in the world, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. There were 82,404 cases of COVID-19 in the United States versus China's 81,782, the data revealed.