Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon joins the CNBC ‘ Squawk Box ‘ to discuss what it will take for the US economy to get back on track after the epidemic is induced. Bannon on Thursday criticized China’s strong disposal of the outbreak, suggesting that the country should be held liable for the epidemic.
“The Communist Party of China will have to pay,” Bannon told the CNBC server Joe Kernen. “I think the world will keep them in judgment, and judgment that will not be very beautiful. They owe thousands of billions, if not tens of trillions of dollars. “
“We’re in war,” Banon said. “President Trump is a president
. This is a war on two fronts. On the one hand front, it is about the epidemic and this unprecedented virus that comes upon us. And another, and let us be frank about it, is the war against the Communist Party of China. Both an informational war and an economic war. “
“At your DealBook conference in the autumn of last year, I was about Tom Friedman, Eric Schmidt and others and said, Hey, we were faced with a brutal reality. We are facing a competitor here that is not a partner, not a strategic workmate. This is an enemy and they treat us as an enemy and we face that. If you look at what happened here, they treat us like an enemy, “Bannon…