Donald Trump avoided the G20 summit “pandemic preparation” event to visit one of his golf clubs on the same day that a record 198,500 new Covid-19 infections were reported in the United States over a 24-hour period.
The conference, attended by top leaders from around the world, is being held virtually this year due to the Covid-1p epidemic, which has so far killed the world’s largest total of 250,000 Americans.
Trump’s apparent presence at the summit began when he started tweeting about the election results after the summit schedule began at 10 a.m. ET on Saturday. According to CNN, Trump was leaving the White House at 10 a.m. to go to his golf course outside Washington DC.
The event featured speeches by leaders, including French President Emmanuel Macron and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, focusing on the “integrated response to the coronavirus epidemic and advanced global epidemic preparations.”
Before leaving the White House to go to the golf course, Trump hinted to leaders that he would work with them in the future, a reference to the defeat he has fought against the outcome of the presidential election.
“I look forward to working with you again for a long time,” he told leaders, according to audio obtained by observers.
B Since Joe Biden was declared the winner of the November election, leaders around the world have congratulated Biden, including Macron; The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson; And Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has acknowledged his victory and even Trump has denied it.
According to In a tele Protected by CNN, Trump has visited one of his golf clubs on 303 occasions during his four years as president. During his 2016 campaign for the White House, Trump regularly attacked his predecessor, Barack Obama, for frequently hitting his links, and insisted that he would have very little time to play golf as president because he would work so hard.