Trump Covid case: ‘Don’t be afraid’, US President says on leaving hospital

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  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Trump Covid case: ‘Don’t be afraid’, US President says on leaving hospital” – below is their description.

    President Donald #Trump staged a dramatic return to the White House after leaving the military hospital where he was receiving an unprecedented level of care for #Covid-19. He immediately ignited a new controversy by declaring that despite his illness the nation should not fear the virus that has killed more than 210,000 Americans — and then he entered the White House without a protective mask.

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