The President took charge of the crisis, showed the authoritarians in Cabinet that he's still the boss, writes Adriaan Basson.
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White House national security adviser Robert O'Brien said that China's actions indicate that they are "going to basically take over Hong Kong."
China's fur trade will continue, though, and farmers can still raise wild animals for medicine, entertainment, or research.
Trump's letter indicates that he expects the same sense of loyalty from the World Health Organisation that he has denounced China for.
Facial recognition technology saves the day.
China, Germany, Iran, South Korea, Lebanon, and Saudi Arabia all reimposed partial new measures after discovering a spike in infections.
The Chinese official insisted that it was not done to cover-up or hide early coronavirus samples from other countries.
In his letter, seen by SCMP, Zhang Xuezhong said that the country's handling of the coronavirus pandemic was emblematic of deep-rooted issues.
President Trump has overseen a chaotic response to the US coronavirus outbreak. His missteps are undermining US efforts to highlight China's mistakes.
According to The New York Times, Wuhan residents who survived the virus or lost loved ones have been threatened for questioning China's response.
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Monday he expects China to uphold a trade deal reached with Washington this year, and warned of "consequences" if the country did not.
Chinese Premiere Li Keqiang pledged to impose a controversial new national security law through "enforcement mechanisms" on Hong Kong and Macau.
Jared Kushner and White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany wore face masks from Taiwan, despite China's demand Taiwan be kept out of WHO.
Opinion polls show Europeans have an increasingly negative view of Trump and the United States since the coronavirus pandemic began.
Diplomats are gathering around a resolution to be presented at an upcoming World Health Assembly meeting, which began as a push to scrutinise China.
Temperature-scanning R90,000 helmets can catch people running a fever. But experts are skeptical about how helpful temperature scanning will really be.
The relationship between the US and China was already teetering close to the edge of a cliff before Covid-19, but the pandemic pushed it right off.
Wuhan found six new Covid-19 cases in the same residential compound over the weekend. Until then, the city had recorded 35 days without any new cases.
The White House has launched a wide-ranging review into the US relationship with the UK, according to reports.
"It is highly likely it was naturally occurring and that the human infection was from natural human and animal interaction," an official told CNN.
"Coronavirus Attack" contains several references that criticize China. The country has a long history of censoring content it doesn't like.
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