An employee of the us vice-president Mike Pences staff have tested positive for the coronavirus. However, neither Mike Pence or president, Donald Trump had close contact with the person in question.
It informs Mike Pences press secretary, Katie Miller, in a statement Friday.
Pressesekretæren informs further that the Pences office was informed of the positive test early Friday evening local time.
In the statement will not name the infected.
- Further kontaktsporing is now being carried out in accordance with the CDC's guidelines, says Katie Miller with regard to the us authorities for disease control and prevention (CDC).
Vice-president Mike Pence is appointed by Donald Trump to lead a task force that is formed in The White House to combat coronavirusudbruddet.
the vice president has so faithfully stood by Trumps side during press briefings at The White House on the corona virus.
the Case of the infected person in the Mike Pences staff is the latest coronavirussag that has occurred to the american leadership's inner circle.
Thus was a participant at a political conference last month with Trump and Pence tested positive, while several political figures, who regularly meet with the president and the vice-president is gone in preventive selvisolation.
In the last week, Trump tested negative for the infectious virus. He agreed to testing, after he had been in contact with several of the brazilian president's staff, which has since tested positive for the virus.
on the Night of Saturday local time, shows the latest data from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, USA, to 19.285 people are confirmed infected with the coronavirus in the UNITED states.
the 249 is dead, while the 147 is declared healthy again.
worldwide, the number of infected rounded a quarter of a million. Thus showing the inventory, 272.351 people are infected with coronavirus.
11.310 is dead, while 87.965 is declared healthy again.