On the afternoon of February 29 local time, President trump of the United States held a White House press conference. Trump China novel coronavirus pneumonia at the news conference, actively evaluated the Chinese governments effective containment of the new crown pneumonia epidemic and sought cooperation.
Meanwhile, Trump announced novel coronavirus pneumonia death in the United States, a more than 50 year old woman from Washington state.
Later, vice president Burns said at a press conference that the United States would ban foreign citizens who have been to Iran within 14 days. At the same time, the United States is expanding the travel ban area, urging Americans not to travel to Italy and South Korea.