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Trump says UN must 'hold China accountable' for Covid-19

WorldNews Tuesday, 22 September 2020
Trump says UN must 'hold China accountable' for Covid-19US President Donald Trump told the UN General Assembly Tuesday that China must be held accountable by the world for its actions over the Covid-19 pandemic. ......
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U.S. President Donald Trump told the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday it "must hold China accountable for their actions" related to the coronavirus pandemic.

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