The US president says China is responsible for ‘mass worldwide killing’.
US President Donald Trump blamed China for “mass incompetence” and singled out Beijin for “mass worldwide killing”.
The number of deaths in a single day reached a record in Brazil – which has the world’s third-biggest outbreak.
China has accused the US of smearing Beijing and shirking responsibilities to the WHO after US President Trump threatened to quit the organisation.
Globally, there have been more than 4.9 million confirmed cases of COVID-19, and more than 323,000 people died, according to Johns Hopkins University. More than 1.7 million people have recovered.