US Head of U.S. military's Southern Command tests negative for coronavirus

16:05  17 march  2020
16:05  17 march  2020 Source:   reuters.com

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. military's Southern Commander, Admiral Craig Faller, has tested negative for the coronavirus, a U.S. official told Reuters on Tuesday, saying the test was a precautionary step after he met Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's delegation in Florida on March 8.

a man wearing a striped shirt: Commander of the U.S. Southern Command Admiral Craig S. Faller pauses as he talks to the media after an agreement signing ceremony, in Miami © Reuters/MARCO BELLO Commander of the U.S. Southern Command Admiral Craig S. Faller pauses as he talks to the media after an agreement signing ceremony, in Miami

Members of Bolsonaro's delegation, including communications secretary Fabio Wajngarten, have tested positive for COVID-19. Bolsonaro, who also met U.S. President Donald Trump in Florida on that same trip, says he will be retested for the coronavirus following a negative test on Friday.

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Hours after announcing testing for coronavirus , President Donald Trump‘ s results are in. Sean Conley, it was made known that Trump, 73, tested negative . “Last night after an in-depth discussion Head of world’ s largest hedge fund says his firm ‘didn’t know how to navigate coronavirus ’ stock

whether coronavirus tests are being sent to military bases worldwide after he said troops in Several U . S . troops in Afghanistan are experiencing flu-like symptoms but have tested negative for Officials at U . S . Central Command referred questions to the public affairs office for NATO' s Resolute

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