After Meeting with the United States President Donald Trump, during an official weekend visit to the US leader’s Florida resort, Brazilian president’s press secretary has tested positive for coronavirus on Thursday.
Confirming the multiple reports on social media, the CNN and Brazilian president’s office says;
“Fabio Wajngarten, the press secretary for Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro tested positive for coronavirus on Thursday, two sources tell Cnn. Here he is posing with President Trump and VP Pence over the weekend coronavirus,” CNN tweeted.
“Has taken and is taking all necessary preventive measures to protect the health of the president and all staff that traveled with him to the United States” last Saturday to Tuesday, it said in a statement, confirming the far-right government’s chief spokesman, Fabio Wajngarten, had tested positive for COVID-19.”
Weingarten had posted a picture of himself meeting Trump on Instagram on Saturday, both with hats reading “Make Brazil Great Again.” Vice President Mike Pence was also in the photograph.