World18 hours agoMany political leaders around the world have reached for the imagery of conflict to describe the coronavirus pandemic. In France, President Emmanuel Macron said his nation was at war with an invisible enemy. Over in the US, President Donald Trump positively revels in the idea of being a wartime president . In the UK, Prime Minister Johnson has spoken of the virus as an enemy and even said that we must act like any wartime government to protect the economy.
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