5 Oct 2020

President Trump’s medical team to decide whether to discharge him from hospital

Washington Correspondent

Reckless insanity – that’s the reaction from some doctors to President Trump’s surprise visit to greet well wishers outside his hospital by car, putting staff in the vehicle at considerable risk.

The White House press secretary, Kayleigh McEnany, has become the latest member of Mr Trump’s team to test positive for the virus.

Almost 210,000 people have now died with coronavirus in the United States, making it the worst-hit country in the world.