Trumps election campaign: participation on your own Virus-risk

For his election campaign, President Donald Trump holding despite the recent escalation of the Corona pandemic in the United States at large-scale events. On Sa

Trumps election campaign: participation on your own Virus-risk

For his election campaign, President Donald Trump holding despite the recent escalation of the Corona pandemic in the United States at large-scale events. On Saturday he wants to speak to the airport from Portsmouth in the North-Eastern state of New Hampshire in front of Thousands of followers. All guests must agree to the Declaration that they "voluntarily assume all risks", which could result from a Corona of infection, as his campaign said on Sunday. Trumps the election campaign, the warehouse is not liable for it. Participants would, however, "encouraged strongly" to wear the provided masks, it said.

The appearance will be trump's second major campaign event since the beginning of the Corona-crisis in the United States in March. The first event in a confined stadium took place just three weeks ago in the state of Oklahoma: In the hall in Tulsa, thousands of seats remained empty, even though Trump had said that about a Million people have secured free Tickets.

The President was severely criticized because of the number of Corona cases increase in the state at the time. Only a few attendees wore at the event in a mask. Trump makes no secret of the fact that he considered the mouth-nose protection as an annoying buzzkill. A few days ago, he had changed his mind and said that he was for the masks.

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With the announcement of the event in New Hampshire, Trump is contrary to those critics, at least a piece of the blame to him, to jeopardize his election campaign the public health. The performance on Saturday will take place Outdoors, which experts estimate as to a possible infection as less dangerous – a risk, however, remains. In addition, trump's Team now recommends the Wearing of masks explicitly, even if it will not be mandatory. The Corona, located in New Hampshire, a state with about 1.35 million inhabitants, is also relaxed relatively. There have been counted since March, only around 6000 confirmed infections.

Because the Republicans Trump is talking about the risk of the Coronavirus always small, particularly the Democrats, to have in the fight against the pandemic abandoned. Joe Biden, the designated presidential candidate of the Democrats, before the rest of the election on may 3. November no major events to hold, as long as the pandemic still rages. Trump loves the big events in front of his followers under the slogan of "Make America Great Again" and take risks in buying. In Tulsa, some of the employees were tested prior to the event positively, afterwards, according to Reports, security officials.

Currently, the new infections in the U.S. States in the South and in the West of the country, such as Florida, Texas, Arizona and California. The United States recently announced a number of times around 50,000 new infections per day – more than ever before. Since the beginning of the pandemic, there were approximately 2.85 million confirmed infections. Around 130,000 people have died after infection with the pathogen of Sars-CoV-2, as data from the University of Johns Hopkins show.

Updated Date: 06 July 2020, 05:20

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