Forbes magazine reported that more than 50 people from the inner circle of US President Donald Trump were infected with the Coronavirus, in an indication of the lenient approach of administration officials in following safety recommendations.
This comes, after President Trump announced yesterday, Sunday, that his personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, has tested positive for the Covid-19 virus, making him at least the 53rd person in the president’s inner circle who is infected with the epidemic, according to the New York Times and NBC News. “.
The Forbes report said, “This shocking number is almost certainly linked to the permissive approach of management officials in following the safety recommendations for Covid-19.”
The report pointed out that the list of those close to Trump who were infected with the infection is long, and includes: First Lady Melania Trump, and two of his sons: Donald Trump Jr., Barron Trump, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnamy, Chancellor Stephen Miller, Campaign Director Bill Stepien, and a former White House adviser Kellyanne Conway, and others.
On the other hand, the American “CNN” channel reported that Giuliani attended hearings in Georgia and Michigan last week and did not often wear a muzzle, and shook hands and hugged many people, and it is possible that he had transmitted the infection to hundreds of people.
Source: Forbes + CNN