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US to announce 'certain decisions' on China on Friday: Donald Trump

"It's a very sad situation. It should have never happened. China should have stopped it at the source, but they didn't do that," Trump says

President Donald Trump speaks during a coronavirus task force briefing at the White House. Photo: PTI
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Trump had on May 14 threatened to "cut off the whole relationship" with China.

BS Web TeamAgencies New Delhi
The US would announce "certain decisions" on China on Friday, President Donald Trump has said as he emphasised that Beijing should have stopped the coronavirus at the source.

Led by the US, several countries in the world have blamed China for the spread of coronavirus and its failure to provide timely information about the disease, leading to the death of over three lakh people and causing an unprecedented economic crisis.

Trump has been pressing China to agree for an inquiry into the origin of the virus, including the allegation that it emerged from a bio-lab in the central Chinese city

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First Published: May 29 2020 | 12:58 PM IST

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