Kayleigh McEnany, the White House press secretary, described America’s relationship with China as ‘one of disappointment and frustration’ following the coronavirus outbreak. McEnany said Beijing had not shared the genetic sequence of the virus when it could have and refused access to US investigators, putting American lives at risk as the country struggles to contain the spread of Covid-19
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Beijing, China’s sprawling capital, has history stretching back 3 millennia. Yet it’s known as much for modern architecture as its ancient sites such as the grand Forbidden City complex, the imperial palace during the Ming and Qing dynasties.
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- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
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Donald John Trump is the 45th and current president of the United States. Before entering politics, he was a businessman and television personality. Trump was born and raised in Queens, a borough of New York City, and received a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Wharton School.
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Kayleigh McEnany is an American political commentator and author who was the White House press secretary from April 2020 until the end of the Trump administration. A graduate of Georgetown University and Harvard University, she began her media career as a producer for Huckabee on Fox News and later worked as a commentator on CNN.