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Trump has Flown to Walter Reed after Testing Positive for Coronavirus


US President Donald Trump has flown to Walter Reed National Military Medical Centre.

Press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said that the president "remains in good spirts, has mild symptoms, and has been working throughout the day. Out of an abundance of caution, and at the recommendation of his physician and medical experts, the President will be working from the presidential offices at Walter Reed for the next few days. President Trump appreciates the outpouring of support for both he and the First Lady."

Mr Trump began exhibiting "mild symptoms" of Covid-19 on Thursday after announcing that he and his wife had gone into quarantine late Wednesday.

He received a cocktail of drugs , which usually goes to Covid19 patients suffering more severe symptoms. as a "precautionary measure", the White House said, and was feeling "fatigued but in good spirits".

He will transport to Walter Reed National Military Medical Centre by his Marine One helicopter.

Trump is expected to stay for a few days and work from Walter Reed's presidential offices. 

Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden, Jill Biden and vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris tested negative Friday, as did Vice President Mike Pence and second lady Karen Pence.

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