President Donald Trump and initial lady Melania Trump have tested positive for COVID-19 and “will start off our quarantine and restoration process instantly.”

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Previous President Barack Obama is calling for unity and compassion subsequent President Donald Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis. 

Trump unveiled on Twitter early Friday that he and to start with girl Melania Trump tested favourable for the coronavirus shortly just after the president’s shut advisor Hope Hicks also analyzed constructive. 

Trump’s predecessor joined several politicians, celebrities and anxious citizens in wishing the Trump’s a “speedy restoration.”

Michelle (Obama) and I hope that the President, To start with Lady, and all individuals afflicted by the coronavirus close to the nation are receiving the care they want,” Obama tweeted Friday afternoon. 

In yet another tweet, Obama urged everybody to put their political beliefs apart in midst of the contentious election period due to the fact “we are all human beings” to start with. 

“Obviously, we’re in the midst of a major political fight proper now, and though there’s a whole lot at stake, let us don’t forget that we’re all Us residents,” he tweeted. “We’re all human beings. And we want everyone to be balanced, no make a difference our get together.”

Trump, Melania check constructive for COVID-19, president quarantining ‘immediately’

Extra: Barron Trump tests detrimental for COVID-19 as Trump, initially girl Melania quarantine

Obama has been openly critical of Trump’s managing of the coronavirus pandemic. In May, he referred to as the Trump administration’s delayed reaction an “complete chaotic catastrophe.” Obama blamed his successor’s “frame of mind of ‘what’s in it for me, and to heck with anyone else.'” 

On Friday, Obama joined vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris for a virtual fundraiser that had been scheduled prior to Trump’s diagnosis. At the fundraising occasion, Obama repeated his sentiments.

Contributing: Joel Shannon

US coronavirus response a ‘chaotic catastrophe,’Obama tells previous staffers in get in touch with


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