As of the afternoon of March 14, East American time,Novel coronavirus pneumonia confirmed cases have been identified in the United States in 2655 cases, including 56 deaths. At present, the United States has confirmed cases in 49 local states, Washington, D.C., and overseas territories.
President Trump said at a White House news conference that day that he himself had been tested for the new crown virus on Friday night, and the results would take one to two days. He also revealed that before the press conference, he himself had been tested for body temperature, which showed that it was normal.
Vice President Mike Burns announced the same day that the UK and Ireland will be added to the previous U.S. travel ban on Europe starting next Monday. In addition, Trump and Pence also said at the same day's press conference that some domestic travel restrictions in the United States are being considered, especially in some areas seriously affected by the epidemic, but did not provide relevant details of the consideration.
Anthony Fucci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told a White House conference that the epidemic is not yet at its peak in the United States and that more confirmed and dead cases will occur. Fucci believes that deaths will occur mainly among the more vulnerable elderly.