President Donald Trump provides a thumbs up as he walks from Marine One after arriving on the South Garden of the White Home in Washington, DC, October 1, 2020, following marketing campaign occasions in New Jersey.

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President Donald Trump mentioned that he will likely be leaving Walter Reed Nationwide Navy Medical Heart at 6:30 p.m. ET on Monday, simply three days after he entered the hospital to be handled for the coronavirus.

Trump, in a tweet, mentioned he’s “feeling actually good,” and advised his practically 87 million followers, “Do not be afraid of Covid.”

Nearly 210,000 people have died from Covid-19 in the US.Trump

Minutes earlier than asserting his imminent departure, Trump defended his determination Sunday to make a drive-by look in entrance of a gaggle of his supporters outdoors the hospital. Well being specialists had condemned the transfer, noting that the president, who’s probably nonetheless infectious, could have put Secret Service members in danger.

“It’s reported that the Media is upset as a result of I obtained right into a safe car to say thanks to the numerous followers and supporters who have been standing outdoors of the hospital for a lot of hours, and even days, to pay their respect to their President,” Trump tweeted Monday afternoon.

“If I did not do it, Media would say RUDE!!!”

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