President Trump said he will speak to Chinese President Xi Jinping tonight about coronavirus
The novel coronavirus pandemic continues to spread worldwide, sending countries into lockdown with millions under movement restrictions. Follow here for live updates1 hr 14 min ago Pentagon awards $15 million contract to retrofit Javits Center into a hospital From CNN's Ryan Browne Staff/AFP/Getty Images The Pentagon announced Thursday that it has awarded a $15 million contract to the operators of the Javits Center to convert the facility into a hospital by April 9 to help alleviate the burden the coronavirus is placing on civilian hospital infrastructure. This is separate than the field hospitals being set up this weekend in New York. “New York Convention Center Operating Corp., New York, New York, was awarded a $15,250,000 firm-fixed-price contract to retrofit the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center into an alternate care facility,” the Pentagon contract announcement said. The announcement said that the work is expected to be completed by April 9. The US Army Corps of Engineers is overseeing the contract which is being funded via “ Fiscal 2020 defense emergency response funds.” Secretary of Defense Mark Esper said this earlier this week that he anticipates the field hospitals being used to temporarily alleviate the strain on civilian hospitals in order to allow the US Army Corps of Engineers to retrofit hotels, convention centers and college dormitories into makeshift hospitals. “How I foresee our hospitals being used is during the early stages of the pandemic, the virus hitting a city where they're still trying to ramp up capability, bed space, we can come in for a short period of time, for a few weeks to provide that capacity until they get either gyms converted, hotels converted, college dorms converted, all those things that the Corps of Engineers is working on right now," Esper said. share with Facebook Read more: CNN
沟通协商，同时声明加大对台湾的支持？这是威胁不是沟通 Trump tonight I found a cure because i am smart Asking for China to offer masks? Apologize to China first! President Gee you mean. Maybe if you talked collaboratively with him and with a teensy spot of respect, he might share with you what they've learned since the U.S is already outpacing China and Italy in this
LORD HELP US. Calling him the 'Chinese' President is deeply racist. Shame on CNN. 🤬
Defense Production Act could help amid coronavirus, even as President Trump resists: expertsPresident Donald Trump's continued resistance to use his emergency powers to compel companies to produce medical supplies needed in the fight against the novel coronavirus has drawn a bipartisan chorus of criticism. MORE: Trump signed the Defense Production Act 'in case we need it.' Trump
IOC president defends delay on postponing Olympics, seems to cite Trump in reasoningIOC president Thomas Bach also did not rule out the possibility that the Tokyo Olympics could be held in the spring of 2021 – or that they could be postponed beyond 2021, or canceled altogether.
Trump administration targets Venezuela's President and other top officialsThe Justice Department announced narco-terrorism and other criminal charges against Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro and senior leaders from his government on Thursday, in a move marking a modern low point in relations between the US and the ailing socialist state. Sergei Lavrov. Russian Foreign Minister. Feb 6th 2020 in Mexico. Press conference “..we agree that,all the attempts to reanimate any of the colonial doctrines like the Monroe doctrine and returning to the so called ‘color revolutions’ can lead to a lot of tension and upheaval..” 🤪🤪🤪🤪🤪🤣🤣🤣🤣 Wéstern
Trump administration to designate Venezuela as state sponsor of terrorism and charge President Maduro, sources sayThe Trump administration is expected to designate Venezuela as a state sponsor of terrorism as soon as Thursday and bring charges against the country's president, Nicolás Maduro, according to five sources familiar with the situation, in a momentous move that will mark a modern low point in relations between the US and the ailing socialist state. The US is just not good at this 'fighting a pandemic' thing at all, is it? Sheesh... As it should!
‘I am so happy I can barely speak’: Trump whacks Romney after negative coronavirus testPresident Trump appeared to feign mock excitement this morning over Sen. Mitt Romney's announcement of his negative coronavirus test The. Worst. Human. Being. In. The. World. *ss in Chief. HouseFloor SenateFloor realDonaldTrump Easter? No Way! Are you terrorizing Americans like Cody Pfister? AMarch4OurLives NAACP womensmarch jfederations MAOF naaap ILGAWORLD CAIRNational Cody filmed himself LICKING goods at Missouri Walmart. Charged w/ 'Terrorist Threat'
Kathy Griffin says she can't get coronavirus test at 'major hospital,' calls out President Trump: 'He's lying'Kathy Griffin said she experienced 'unbearably painful symptoms' and was sent to COVID-19 isolation ward. I don't know, maybe you shouldn't have held up a severed head of Trump Karma? Why are you not a dr’s office instead of the ER? Buh-bye!