U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday he will “most likely” be tested for coronavirus after coming in contact with a Brazilian official who was diagnosed with the virus.
“I didn’t say I wasn’t going to be tested. We’re working out a schedule,” Trump told reporters at the White House as he declared a national emergency to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic.
He said he would not get the test because he met a Brazilian delegation last weekend in Florida, “but because I think I will do it anyway.”
The remarks came amid concerns after Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s communications director,