US President Donald Trump speaks during the first presidential debate at the Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio on September 29, 2020. (Photo: JIM WATSON / AFP) (Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, USA – United Sates President Donald Trump said Thursday he and his wife Melania Trump has tested positive for novel coronavirus and are in quarantine.

In a Tweet, Trump said he and Melania would “get through this together”.

“Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for COVID-19,” he said. “We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately. We will get through this TOGETHER!”

Trump’s announcement came after Hope Hicks, one of his closest advisers, tested positive for the disease, who travels regularly with the president on Air Force One and, along with other senior aides, accompanied him to Cleveland for the first presidential debate with Democrat Joe Biden on Tuesday, according to sources.


  • Muhammad Arif Sheva holds a B.A degree in Journalism from Int'l Peace Leadership College Rizal, Philippines. Sheva works as an editor and content writer for Khaama Press.