US President Donald Trump stated Wednesday {that a} Chinese language disinformation and propaganda assault on his nation and Europe is a shame. 

“[China’s Foreign Ministry] Spokesman [Zhao Lijian] speaks stupidly on behalf of China, trying desperately to deflect the pain and carnage that their country spread throughout the world. Its disinformation and propaganda attack on the United States and Europe is a disgrace,” Trump stated on Twitter.

“China is on a massive disinformation campaign because they are desperate to have Sleepy Joe Biden win the presidential race so they can continue to rip-off the United States, as they have done for decades, until I came along!,” he added.

Earlier, Lijian stated on Twitter that the “US non-stop disinformation may confuse and mislead some for a while.”

Relating to Trump’s letter to WHO Director-Normal Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, he stated the US ought to deal with beating the coronavirus relatively than “give an ultimatum to the organization that leads [the] global epidemic response.”

Variety of virus circumstances in Russia crosses 350,000

Variety of virus circumstances in Russia crosses 350,000

In April, Trump stated the WHO was China-centric and quickly minimize US funding with a assessment pending.

He criticized its late warnings in opposition to the coronavirus pandemic, which has contaminated practically 5 million folks worldwide and killed greater than 328,000.

On Monday, Trump gave the WHO 30 days to “commit to major substantive improvements” or the US would completely freeze funding for the physique and rethink its membership.