Robert Redfield and Donald trump, April 8, 2020

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Map of the epidemic COVID-19 in USA


The Director of the Federal center for control and prevention of diseases of the USA Robert Redfield said that the country can reach the peak of the spread of coronavirus has for this week. His words leads to “Interfax”.

“We’re approaching peak right now – said Redfield in the broadcast American TV channel NBC News. – You will understand when the country reaches a peak: then the next day (confirmed cases of infection. – Approx. “Interfax”) will be less than the day before”.

He stressed that the United States has managed to stabilize the rate of infection.

Redfield believes that the key factors in the fight against the pandemic are monitoring a possible infected and testing.

As of April 13, the United States continues to occupy first place in the world and the number of diagnosed cases COVID-19, and the number of deaths. In the country identified 560,4 thousand patients with coronavirus, 22 thousand of them died.

The most difficult in the United States as the epidemiological situation in new York. According to state Governor Andrew Cuomo, the total number of deaths after infection COVID-19 exceeded the state’s 10 thousand.