Washington, Apr 1 (GCCurrentAffairs) US President Donald Trump has said that the US public should expect a very painful two weeks as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in the United States reaches its peak.
“I want every American to be prepared for the hard days that lie ahead, we’re going to go through a very tough two weeks and then hopefully as the experts are predicting…we’re going to start seeing some light at the end of the tunnel,” Trump said during a press conference on Tuesday. “But this is going to be a very painful, very, very painful two weeks.”
Trump said the federal government has 10,000 ventilators available to distribute once the outbreak intensifies in the next two weeks.
The United States has more than 185,000 COVID-19 cases with over 3,700 deaths surpassing China, according to Johns Hopkins University