The development of the new coronavirus vaccine was viewed by President Donald Trump as the largest scientific project since World War II when the first atomic bombs were made, and has claimed that the United States will progress with or without the vaccine. .
“Nobody has seen anything like what we’ve been doing in this country since World War II. Incredible,” Trump said from the White House gardens, surrounded by scientists and officials involved in the project, in which the actor ins Game will come. public and private.
Trump sees it possible to get the vaccine earlier than his top advisors suggested this year, and in any case, he has defended the need to resume business. “We’ll be back with or without a vaccine,” said the president, confident that even though no progress has been made, the United States will survive and the virus will simply “disappear”.
Trump has denied that the United States is acting independently on this task – “we have no ego,” he said – and said that it is working “with many different countries” to find a common goal in the formal introduction of the EU called “Operation Maximum Speed” to find the vaccine.