Passengers wear face masks to protect against the spread of the coronavirus as they arrive on a flight from Asia, at Los Angeles International Airport. Photo: AFPPassengers wear face masks to protect against the spread of the coronavirus as they arrive on a flight from Asia, at Los Angeles International Airport. Photo: AFP
Passengers wear face masks to protect against the spread of the coronavirus as they arrive on a flight from Asia, at Los Angeles International Airport. Photo: AFP

Trump says US has ‘shut down’ coronavirus threat, offers help to China

  • The US president appeared to play down concerns about the flu-like virus that has killed more than 300 people in China
  • Trump’s national security adviser says that Beijing has not accepted US offers of assistance
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic: All stories
Passengers wear face masks to protect against the spread of the coronavirus as they arrive on a flight from Asia, at Los Angeles International Airport. Photo: AFPPassengers wear face masks to protect against the spread of the coronavirus as they arrive on a flight from Asia, at Los Angeles International Airport. Photo: AFP
Passengers wear face masks to protect against the spread of the coronavirus as they arrive on a flight from Asia, at Los Angeles International Airport. Photo: AFP
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