This was announced by the head of the US Health Service Officer Corps in the structure of the US Department of Health, Admiral Brett Jiruar.

“We were able to conduct more than 894,000 analyzes in the US,” RIA Novosti quotes Jirouar as saying.

After his words, American leader Donald Trump said that the United States became the first country in terms of the number of infections due to the large number of tests performed on coronavirus.

On March 11, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak of COVID-19 a pandemic.