A team of 15 specialists from the Romanian Ministry of Defense, consisting of 5 doctors, 5 nurses and 5 specialists in chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense, will leave for the United States tomorrow to help in the efforts to fight the COVID pandemic. 19, reports the Ziare website.
Romanian specialists will help their American counterparts in several hospitals in the state of Alabama for about two weeks. At the same time, they will be informed about how the methods of combating the new coronavirus are applied in the United States, the Ministry of Defense said in a statement, BTA reports.
Earlier this month, Romanian Defense Minister Nicolae Chuca and US counterpart Mark Esper held a telephone conversation to discuss the two sides’ efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.