One of Trump’s top trade advisors — who has long been critical of free trade — lashed out at other countries for not trading because of the global outbreak of coronavirus.
“The US is alone,” Peter Navarro said.
Some countries like Russia and Germany are imposing restrictions on sales of masks and respirators overseas.
Navarro has long encouraged Trump’s protectionist policies and criticized free trade agreements.
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One of President Trump’s top trade advisors — who has long held views hostile to free trade — is lashing out at other countries for not trading because of the coronavirus outbreak.
In an interview with the Financial Times published Thursday, Navarro complained that the US was “alone” in dealing with the spread of the virus.
“Just as in the H1N1 flu pandemic of 2009, actions by strategic competitors and putative allies alike once again demonstrate that in a global public health emergency, the…