nearvideo-trump’s ‘not worried’ after contact with Bolsonaro aide, which tested positive for coronavirus
President Trump says he was concerned to help to Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, tested positive for the Corona Virus, after they had Breakfast together at an event.
President, Trump announced that he plans a press conference Friday afternoon to address the coronavirus crisis, to hold, as worried about the spread of the outbreak wreaking havoc on the economy and American life.
Fox News, the President is expected to declare a national state of emergency.
“I’m going to have a press conference today at 3:00 P. M., The White House. Topic: CoronaVirus!” he tweeted.
The announcement comes as major sports and other events are cancelled or postponed, businesses across the country institute of tele-working policy, public buildings and schools shutter and other faults, rock the nation, in the midst of the efforts to curb the transmission of the virus. It also comes amid conflicting reports on whether another person who came in contact with Trump in the last days — the Brazilian President, Jair Bolsonaro — tested positive.
Bolsonaro’s son, Eduardo first of all, Fox News said, that they confirm actions, further Tests to the diagnosis. But minutes later, he told Fox News’ “America’s Newsroom” that the test came back negative.
“Everything is good now,” he said.
Bolsonaro tested had been, after one of his deputies, have also participated in the meetings at the Mar-a-Lago with the President and the Vice-President, tested positive for COVID-19.
BRAZIL’S PRESIDENT BOLSONARO TESTS POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS
In the midst of these reports, a number of White house officials were called, which was in an urgent meeting in the chief of staff’s office, Fox News Friday morning said.
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S. C., on Thursday announced that he is in self-quarantine after taking part in the meeting with Trump, and Bolsonaro team at the Mar-a-Lago.
The President, at this point, has not been tested, coronavirus, even after he met with persons who were tested positive for COVID-19 or the interaction with others.
Earlier this week, several Republican lawmakers went to the self-quarantine, after one of the participants Feb the Conservative Political Action conference. 26-Feb. 29 CPAC organizers notified that he was tested positive.
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Both Trump and Vice President Pence, who was appointed to the management of the official Coronavirus Task Force, attended and spoke at the CPAC. Neither came into contact with the diseased people, according to the White house.
Trump, if you had direct contact with Rep. Doug Collins on a trip last Friday to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, and Rep. Matt Gatez traveled on Air Force One on Monday. Both are in self-quarantine.
Meanwhile, the President’s strong border policy, tweeted on Friday morning to promote”,” to say that, if the borders of the United States were weak, more American coronavirus-related deaths have been recorded at this point.
“At this point, and since we have a very strong border policy, we have had 40 deaths in connection with the CoronaVirus. If we are weak, or open borders, this number would be much higher!” Trump tweeted Friday.
The President, on Wednesday evening, according to the world health organization called COVID-19 a global pandemic, announced a temporary halt to air travel in the United States of Europe, with the exception of flights from the United Kingdom and those included with the cargo, in an attempt to, the spread of the virus.
The outbreak is believed to have its origin in an animal and seafood market in the city of Wuhan, China.
Fox News’ Joe Shikhman, and The Associated Press contributed to this report.