A woman makes a donations during the Personal Protective Equipment drive in Chicago, Illinois. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Trump extends social distancing guidelines as US braces for 200,000 deaths

  • US President Donald Trump says the death toll from the virus is likely to continue to climb for another two weeks, and estimates that recovery is likely by June 1
  • He says his earlier plan to lift the restrictions by Easter, on April 12, was only ‘aspirational’
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A woman makes a donations during the Personal Protective Equipment drive in Chicago, Illinois. Photo: AFP
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