Trump defends ‘Keep calm and carry on’ approach on virus crisis at Michigan rally | AFP

Donald Trump says his approach to Covid-19 matches that of the British government in World War II with its famous “Keep calm and carry on” morale-boosting posters, after a bombshell new book by journalist Bob Woodward revealed that Trump deliberately downplayed the crisis. Speaking at a rally in Freeland, Michigan, the US President compares himself to war-time president Winston Churchill.

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