President Trump has returned to the White House, where he immediately took off his mouth mask and told Americans to “ not be afraid ” of the coronavirus.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden denounces that attitude: “A thousand Americans die every day. This is an emergency.”
After several days at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, just outside Washington, President Trump came home last night.
He inwards at the White House by helicopter and did not let it go unnoticed. For example, he posted a video of his arrival, with action music, on Twitter:
He then posted another video, calling on Americans to ‘not be afraid’ of the coronavirus.
“Don’t let the virus win you over,” said the president. “Don’t let it rule your life. We live in a superlative country in the world.”