Biden reacts to Trump’s positive COVID-19 test

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  – Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has expressed solidarity President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, after they for -19.

“Jill and I send our thoughts to President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump for a swift .

“We continue to pray for the health and safety the president and his family,” Biden, the president’s rival the Nov. 3 presidential election tweeted on friday morning.

Minutes later, his running mate, Kamala Harris, also tweeted her reaction.

“Doug and I join Joe Biden and Dr Biden wishing President Trump and the First Lady a full and speedy .

“We’re keeping them and the entire Trump family our thoughts”, she said.

Their messages came hours after Trump broke the news himself on Twitter on night.

“Tonight, @FLOTUS and I for -19. We begin our quarantine and process immediately.

“We get this TOGETHER!”, he tweeted.

The news has opened the floodgates reactions world leaders who are sending words encouragement and to the first family.

UK Prime Minister , German Chancellor Angela Merkel and

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are among those who sent in words.

Earlier on , the president tweeted he was going into isolation after his close aide, Hope Hicks, for the virus.

Trump, 74, travelled Hicks aboard Air Force One to Ohio for Tuesday’s presidential debate, where Melania, 50, and other family members were sighted without masks.

In a , the president’s doctor, Sean Conley, said the first couple were at the time and planned to remain within the during their recovery.

“Rest assured I expect the president to continue carrying out his duties without disruption while recovering, and I will keep you updated on any developments,” he said.

Trump’s handling of the pandemic is a major issue in the presidential campaign, and he has been sighted on several occasions not wearing masks or social distancing.