Some Chinese provinces and businesses have already provided or are currently providing humanitarian assistance to the United States to combat the spread of coronavirus infection, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said.
“As I said earlier, some Chinese provinces and enterprises have already provided or are currently providing humanitarian assistance to the American side with the delivery of medical supplies. We are very concerned about the epidemiological situation in the United States, and we hope that the American people will get through this difficult period as soon as possible,” Hua Chunying said at a briefing, commenting on trump’s words.
She stressed that China is ready to provide the US with all possible assistance and support.
Hua Chunying recalled that during a telephone conversation with Trump, Chinese President XI Jinping expressed hope that the United States will be able to control the spread of the epidemic as soon as possible and join forces with China to fight the epidemic.
The Chinese leader also stressed that the Chinese side understands the current difficulties that the American side is experiencing and is ready to provide all possible assistance and support.
The number of confirmed cases of infection in the United States was 163.5 thousand people, more than three thousand died from the virus. The United States is the first in the world in this indicator, while Italy, Spain, and China are ahead of them in the number of deaths.