International News Opinons Politics Survival & Outdoors Trade

Coronavirus-Infected Americans Were Flown Home Despite CDC Objections, Trump Was Pissed


Over a dozen coronavirus-stricken Americans who were flown back to the United States with others who tested negative for the deadly illness were transported against the advice of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), according to a Thursday report.

Earlier this week, 14 Americans with the virus flew stateside along with around 300 others after they were evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Yokohama, Japan.

Upon confirmation of the cases, the State Department and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) officials opted to greenlight the fight despite CDC objecting to the move amid concerns of the disease spreading on the aircraft, the Washington Post reported.


In a statement, both agencies explain the rationale behind returning the infected Americans home, but left out the CDC’s advice against the m0ve. The federal public health agency requested that it be removed from the explanation.

The statement read:


Maricopa County Recorder Stephen Richer Colluded With Federal Agency, CISA, To Censor Election Critics
Disgraced Crypto Bro Sam Bankman-Fried Under Criminal Investigation By DOJ
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Under Investigation by House Ethics Committee
Biden Says ‘More Important Things’ Than Border Visit, Despite 59 Trips To Delaware, 8 Stops For Ice Cream
Hell Freezes Over on CNN During Interview With Democrat Rep. Ro Khanna
Elon Musk Fires a Democrat Fox Guarding the Twitter Hen House
Tom Cotton’s Response to Woke CEO Looking for Republican Help Is Absolute Fire
Joe Rogan Slams Professors Who Defend Unhealthy Lifestyles: ‘F*** Off, Fat Professors’
Biden Admin Pats Itself on Back About Unemployment, Then Note from Musk’s Twitter Appears
Shark Week Slammed By Scientists For Being ‘Too White’, Featuring Too Many Men Named ‘Mike’
Congress to Roll Back Covid-19 Vaccine Mandate For Troops
Democrat Raphael Warnock Defeats Republican Herschel Walker in Georgia Senate Runoff Battle
Biden Admin Launches Investigation Into Elon Musk’s Company Neuralink
White House Reveals Twisted View of Constitution
Jewish UFC Fighter to Kanye West: ‘If You’ve Got a Problem with Me or My People, Come See Me, Bro’

These individuals were moved in the most expeditious and safe manner to a specialized containment area on the evacuation aircraft to isolate them in accordance with standard protocols. Every precaution to ensure proper isolation and community protection measures are being taken, driven by the most up-to-date risk assessments by U.S. health authorities.

The 14 infected evacuees were transported to Travis Air Force Base in California and Lackland Air Force Base in Texas. Thirteen of them were then transferred to the University of Nebraska Medical Center for treatment.

See also  Elon Musk suspends Ye from Twitter

“Those who have tested positive for this novel coronavirus, are only showing mild symptoms of the disease,” Nebraska Medicine said in a statement.

Story cited here.

Share this article:
Share on Facebook
Facebook
Tweet about this on Twitter
Twitter

→ What are your thoughts? ←
Scroll down to leave a comment: