US economy crashes to historic low

The US economy collapsed to a historic low of 32.9 percent in the second quarter, amid the escalating coronavirus pandemic. FRANCE 24 correspondent Kethevane Gorjestani says President Donald Trump has sought to deflect attention from the figures by publicly mulling whether to delay the November election.

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