Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who met with U.S. President Donald Trump just days ago, has tested negative for coronavirus , according to a post on his Facebook page on March 13.
The news comes after some media reported that a first test had been positive.
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Mr. Jair Bolsonaro had been tested after his communications secretary, Fabio Wajngarten, was diagnosed with coronavirus on March 12 following a trip to Florida where both met Mr. Trump.
“He tested negative full stop,” Mr. Jair Bolsonaro’s son Eduardo told Fox News.
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Fox News had previously reported that an initial test had come back positive. Mr. Eduardo Bolsonaro did not directly answer a question from Fox News as to whether that was the case.