4 Apr 2020

Trump rejects CDC advice to wear masks as US virus death toll reaches 7,100

China has held a three minute silence on a day of national mourning to honour those who’ve died from coronavirus – describing them as ‘martyrs’.

As the number of cases across the world continue rising fast – President Trump has rejected advice from his own health experts for all Americans to wear some kind of facemask when they leave their homes, saying he wouldn’t use one himself.