U.S. renews criticism of China's early handling of coronavirus outbreak

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Of state Mike Pompeii just holding a briefing we strongly believe that the Chinese Communist Party did not report the outbreak of the new coronavirus in a timely fashion to the World Health Organization I'm Hannah says China's Communist Party failed to report how dangerous the disease was and waited a month to report sustained human to human transmission when it had already spread to every province it's center those who tried to warn the world in order to halt to testing of new samples and it destroyed existing samples the US has called for answers from China and from the World Health Organization im pei also announcing more humanitarian aid from the U. S. to countries most at risk to help fight the virus bringing the U. S. total in aid so far to seven hundred seventy five million dollars

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