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In addition earlier this week, President Trump kept referring to the novel virus as a Chinese virus. A leading academic on Asian American studies calls the reference racist and one that promotes xenophobia.
In Japan, the hashtag #ChineseDon’tComeToJapan has been trending on Twitter. In Singapore, tens of thousands of residents have signed a petition calling for the government to ban Chinese nationals from entering the country.
Motoko Rich, New York Times
President Trump told them to "go back" to the countries they came from - and today expressed no regrets following widespread criticism on Capitol Hill.