US President Donald Trump has tested positive for coronavirus, like his wife, Melania Trump. Both were already in quarantine after having one of their closest advisers tested positive. The confinement of the president takes place in the middle of the electoral campaign and almost a month after the presidential elections of November 3.
It was the president himself who announced it on social networks this Friday, shortly before 7:00 a.m. (around 1:00 a.m. in Washington, DC).
“Tonight, the first lady and I have tested positive for COVID-19. We will immediately begin our recovery and quarantine process. “Let’s get over it together”, He has written.
Hours earlier, the same president had also announced on Twitter that he and Melania were going to quarantine after el positivo de Hope Hicks, one of the advisers closest to the president.