US President Trump calls the coronavirus less deadly than the flu for most population groups. Trump does so in a tweet in which he warns about the coming flu season.
Many people, sometimes more than 100,000, die from the flu every year, despite a vaccine, he tweets.
“Are we going to lock up our land? No, we have learned to live with it, just like we are learning to live with COVID, much less deadly in most populations !!!”
Trump’s tweet follows more than half a day after his discharge from the hospital, where he was admitted on Friday because he was infected with the coronavirus.
According to the doctors, he has made progress, but further treatment is needed.