President Donald Trump arrived at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City on Friday afternoon after his brother, Robert Trump, was hospitalized.
The White House confirmed Robert Trumps hospitalization, while the president confirmed it in a news conference earlier in the day.
“I have a wonderful brother, weve had a great relationship for a long time. Hes in the hospital right now, hopefully hell be alright. Hes having a hard time,” Trump said to reporters.
Trump was seen arriving at the hospital by media photographers.
Trump had been scheduled to travel to his club in Bedminster, New Jersey, for the weekend. He made a stop in Manhattan first to see his sibling.
Neither Trump or White House officials said why Robert Trump was in the hospital.
More photos showed Trumps motorcade arriving in New York City with throngs of police officers. According to The Associated Press, Trump paid a visit to his brother and was wearing a mask to prevent the spread of the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus.
“I hope hes okay,” Trump told AP shortly arriving at the medical facility.
Earlier this year, Robert Trump filed a lawsuit against niece Mary Trump, who was set to publish a book about the Trump family. He argued via lawyers that she violated a nondisclosure agreement from about 20 years ago.
“I and the rest of my entire family are so proud of my wonderful brother, the president, and feel that Marys actions are truly a disgrace,” Robert Trump told newRead More From Source