Health experts say prepare for the worst, as the coronavirus pandemic spreads around the world. And a grim prognosis for the United States. More than 200 thousand Americans could die from the outbreak. While the human cost is staggering, the economic price is also high, sending global financial markets into a tailspin and nations spiraling toward a recession.
We begin our coverage with CGTN’s Nathan King live at the White House.
To discuss the coronavirus pandemic:
- Kate Tulenko is Founder and CEO of Corvus Health.
- Einar Tangen is an economic and political affairs commentator.
- Anthony Chan was a former Chief Economist for JPMorgan Chase and Co.
- Joseph Williams is Senior News Editor for US News and World Report.
This is why China wants United Nations Security Council (UNSC) members to change the way they address global emergencies, like the COVID-19 pandemic.https://t.co/SZvODPysNt
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— China Xinhua News (@XHNews) April 1, 2020
Want to make a mask with no sewing involved?
CGTN shows you two ways you can turn some extra fabric or an old t-shirt into a protective face mask. pic.twitter.com/o3fIp9izLk
— CGTN America (@cgtnamerica) April 1, 2020