Mike Pompeo: ‘China still hides information about the Covid-19 virus’

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: Reuters.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: Reuters.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo continued to criticize China on the handling of the outbreak of Covid-19 on March 24.

Pompeo criticized Beijing still refused to share the information the world needs to prevent the virus infections from rising, according to Reuters.

In an interview with the Washington Watch radio program, Pompeo echoed previous allegations that China had delayed sharing information about the corona virus, posing a risk to the global population.

He said this really “pushed thousands of lives into danger”.

“My concern is that this concealment, with the false information that China makes, still refuses to provide the necessary information to the world so that we can prevent new cases or prevent it.” Something similar is happening, ”Pompeo added.

By the morning of March 25, the US had nearly 54,000 cases of Covid-19, with 706 deaths. The deaths are concentrated mainly in New York and Washington. In addition, the states of Louisiana, New Jersey, Georgia, California and Michigan also recorded 10 or more deaths. This state on 24/3 began to impose curfew, people are only allowed to go out in case of need.

Source: https://behecare.com/