Pakistan has gifted private protecting tools (PPE) to the USA to indicate solidarity within the struggle towards the coronavirus.
A Pakistan Air Forces C-130 aircraft carrying medical provides for the US landed on the Andrews Air Base in Washington DC. The fabric together with surgical masks and protecting fits was acquired by Performing Assistant Secretary of Protection David Halloway and different US workers.
Pakistan ambassador to the USA Asad Majeed Khan and different workers of the Pakistani embassy had been additionally current on the airport.
United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has appreciated Pakistan for sending medical provides to the US to struggle coronavirus.
Taking to twitter, Mike Pompeo termed the provides of medical tools as an indication of solidarity between each the international locations within the warfare towards COVID-19.
It could be famous that the worldwide infections from the novel coronavirus handed 5 million on Thursday because the pandemic performed out inconsistently throughout the planet, with China wanting to declare a victory, Europe tentatively rising from its shell and deaths nonetheless rising in hotspots in Latin America.
The grim milestone comes after recognized instances of COVID-19 doubled in only one month, in accordance with AFP information collected from official sources, with the loss of life toll now topping 328,000 worldwide.