The president of United States, Joe Bidenassured this Sunday that the coronavirus pandemic “is over”.
In an interview on CBS, the US president specifically said that “the pandemic is over. If you look, nobody is wearing a mask. Everyone seems to be in very good shape. And this is why I think the situation has changed.”
But to these statements he added that, even today, America ‘still has a problem’ with Covid-19.
On the other hand, also regarding the pandemic, Biden pointed out that the low levels of support for his government they may be based in part on the impact that the coronavirus has had on the minds of Americans.
“The impact on the minds of the American people as a result of the pandemic is profound. Think about how that has changed everything. People’s attitudes about themselves, their families, about the state of the nation, about the state of their communities,” he said.
Health officials, surprised with their statements
After these statements, the American newspaper ‘Politico’ published that these words of the president would have surprised White House health officials, since were not among the expected declarations to give during the interview.
Finally, Biden put in value the management of the coronavirus carried out by its Administration. “We have lost a million people to Covid-19. When I took office, when I was elected, only two million people had been vaccinated. Now I have 220 million,” settled the White House tenant.
Health authorities in the United States have confirmed More than 1.05 million deaths from the coronavirusa disease that has infected more than 95.4 million people in the country.