Trump angry Americans infected with coronavirus flew back to US, without his permission: report

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President Trump was angry that 14 Americans returned to infection with the Corona Virus in the United States, without his permission, rather than have to stay in quarantine overseas, according to a new report.

Trump had briefed that the healthy US-passengers would be allowed on weeks in quarantine aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan, witness home to flying on two chartered flight while those who had were sick or infected to stay in Japan to prevent the spread of the deadly virus.

The President was “furious” with senior consultants has been tested after learning the 14-Americans was positive, it was on a level with the healthy passengers, according to The Washington Post. An official told the newspaper, to inform the failure of Trump, of the decision in advance of the aircraft departure from a “major operational error.”


Trump complained that to bring the infected Americans to the damage the admin could ration response to the outbreak of the global health joined.

While the Americans be evacuated from the ship were on the buses on the tarmac in Tokyo, the U.S. officials got the results back, the 14 had tested positive for COVID-19 but had shown no symptoms. Officials have made the decision to fly home anyway, but “isolated” from the other passengers on the plane.

“These individuals were moved in the most expeditious and safe way to isolate a special containment area on the evacuation plane, she said, in accordance with standard Protocol,” the State Department and the Department of Health and Human Services, in a joint statement on Monday.

To allow for “after consultation with HHS officials … the State Department of the decision, the 14 people were isolated, separated from other passengers, and continues to be asymptomatic, the clearance process remains to complete on the plane.”

The infected passengers were to be isolated for medical care on arrival back in the United States.


“Every precaution to ensure that the proper isolation and community, protection measures will be taken, driven by the most up-to-date risk assessments by the US health authorities,” the state and HHS officials said.

The viral outbreak began to spread in China, almost 78,000 people worldwide, including 76,288 in mainland China. Here are the latest figures for the number of people, the COVID-19 have moved:

— China: 2,345 deaths among 76,288 cases, mostly in the Central province of Hubei

— Hong Kong: 69 Cases, 2 Deaths

— Macau: 10 Cases

— Japan: 754 cases, including 634 of the cruise ship 3 deaths docked in Yokohama,

— South Korea: 433 Cases, 2 Deaths

— Singapore: 89 Cases

— United States: 35 cases; separately, 1 US citizen were killed in China

— Thailand: 35 Cases

— Iran: 28 cases, 5 deaths

— Taiwan: 26 Cases, 1 Case Of Death

— Australia: 23 Cases

— Malaysia: 22

— Italy: 19 Cases; 1 Death

— Vietnam: 16 Cases

— Germany: 16

— France: 12 Cases, 1 Death

— United Arab Emirates: 11 Cases

— United Kingdom: 9

— Canada: 9

— Philippines: 3 Cases, 1 Death

— India: 3 Cases

— Russia: 2

— Spain: 2

— Lebanon: 1

— Israel: 1

— Belgium: 1

Nepal: 1

— Sri Lanka: 1

— Sweden: 1

— Cambodia: 1

— Finland: 1

— Egypt: 1

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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