Donald Trump and his wife Melania have tested positive for coronavirus.
In a tweet, the particular president said: “Tonight, @FLOTUS and am tested positive for COVID-19. We shall start our quarantine and recovery procedure immediately. We will get through this JOINTLY! ”
Mr Trump, 74, earlier said he as well as the first lady, 50, were self-isolating after Hope Hicks, one of their top aides, tested positive.
As too many Us citizens have done this year, @potus & We are quarantining at home after assessment positive for COVID-19. We are sensation good & I have postponed just about all upcoming engagements. Please be sure you are usually staying safe & we will most of get through this together.
— Melania Trump (@FLOTUS) October 2, 2020
Melania Trump tweeted: “As a lot of Americans have done this year, @potus & I are quarantining at home right after testing positive for COVID-19. We have been feeling good & I have delayed all upcoming engagements.
“Please be sure you are staying secure & we will all get through this particular together. ”
Ms Hicks, thirty-one, who serves as a counsellor towards the president, reportedly tested positive for your disease on Thursday, the day right after she travelled with the president to some rally.
She has journeyed with the president a number of times in the past week, including on presidential heli-copter Marine One, and on Air Power One to Tuesday night’s first usa president debate.
Good tests come as the virus is constantly on the spread at an alarming rate in america, even as Mr Trump has attempted to downplay the threat of the illness.