New York Governor Andrew Cuomo delivers his daily press briefing on Covid-19 on Friday. Photo: Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo via TNS

Coronavirus came to New York from Europe, not China, and Trump’s travel ban was too late to stop it, says Governor Andrew Cuomo

  • US president ‘closed front door’ by restricting visitors from China, but ‘left back door open’ to infections from Europe until month later
  • 10,000 New Yorkers may have been infected by time of first confirmed case in March; Italy believed to be likely source
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo delivers his daily press briefing on Covid-19 on Friday. Photo: Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo via TNS
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