“The government and people of the PRC are making every possible effort to combat the coronavirus. Corresponding work is gradually leading to results, ”the Chinese Central Television quoted the Chinese leader as saying.
Xi Jinping stressed that the Chinese authorities are confident in their ability to cope with the spread of the disease.
In addition, he assured an American colleague that the long-term trend of China's economic development will not change due to the situation with coronavirus.
Earlier, the United States offered China assistance in connection with the coronavirus. Later, China agreed to include US experts in the World Health Organization mission in the PRC.