Trump admits to 'playing down' COVID-19 threat, defends remarks by calling self 'cheerleader' of US

Published: 10th September 2020 06:44 PM  |   Last Updated: 10th September 2020 06:52 PM  

US President #DonaldTrump has defended his earlier remarks that he wanted to downplay the #coronavirus threat to the American public, arguing that he is a cheerleader for the country and did not want to create panic.


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