Pompeo attacks Chinese virus campaign at G7 as Europeans seek cooperation


US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo continues to attack the Chinese response to the Covid-19 pandemic but European countries seem to not be toeing the line. – EPA pic, March 26, 2020.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said yesterday that the Group of Seven powers were united in opposing China’s coronavirus “disinformation,” but European allies emphasised cooperation to fight the global pandemic.

Foreign ministers from the major industrialised democracies spoke about the crisis by videoconference, scrapping a meeting scheduled in Pittsburgh, but any hope of showing a common front was eroded by the absence of a joint statement.


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  • This kind of shameless politicking by high ranking US officials is just nauseating. Anyway, what G7 can do to save the world?

    Posted 1 week ago by J Zhen

  • Gangster directed by his boss to constantly and consistently lie to evade own's dishonesty, irresponsible acts and stupidity by blaming and whacking others

    Posted 1 week ago by Concerned Citizen