“Don’t be afraid of Covid. Don’t let it dominate your life”: Trump removes mask after returning to White House

“Don’t be afraid of Covid,” Donald Trump said in a Tweet, claiming to be feeling rejuvenated after his illness.

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Washington DC [USA]: US President Donald Trump on Monday (local time) took off his mask after returning back to the White House from Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, where he was treated for COVID-19.

He did this despite White House physician Dr Sean Conley saying that President Trump is not entirely ‘out of the woods yet’.

White House physician Dr Sean Conley has said that US President Donald Trump has met all the standard hospital discharge criteria during his COVID-19 treatment at the Walter Reed Medical Center.

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Dr said that though he may not be entirely out of the woods yet, our team and I agree that all our evaluations, most importantly his clinical status, support the President Donald Trump’s safe return home, where he will be surrounded by world-class medical care 24/7.

Trump had announced on Twitter that he will be leaving the Walter Reed Medical Center at 6:30 PM (local time).


On Thursday (local time), Trump and First Lady Melania Trump were tested positive for coronavirus.