Biden, 79, is experiencing fatigue, a runny nose and a dry cough after testing positive.
Karine Jean-Pierre, the White House press secretary, said in a statement that Mr. Biden had “tested positive for Covid-19. He is fully vaccinated and twice boosted and experiencing very mild symptoms.”
Biden, 79, has had two boosters, is taking antiviral Paxlovid, while first lady Jill Biden has tested negative.
UPDATE 1 – Originally streamed live on 15 July 2022:
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