On the 25th local time, William Walker, head of the National Guard in Washington, D.C., said that about 200 members of the National Guard tested positive for the new coronavirus and were receiving treatment.
Walker said novel coronavirus pneumonia was diagnosed by &ldquo, he was deeply concerned about &rdquo. He said the National Guard has been following the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and prevention to avoid spreading the virus to others while working in Washington, D.C.
In response to the possible security threats to the inauguration ceremony of the new US president on the 20th, the Department of defense dispatched 25000 members of the National Guard to the Special Administrative Region. According to US media reports, these members of the National Guard were generally not tested for new coronavirus before deployment.