Via Financial Times

Donald Trump says he would be tested “fairly soon” for the coronavirus disease that first emerged just over 100 days ago in Wuhan, China.

The US president told reporters on Friday afternoon that he had no symptoms, and added: “I don’t know that I had exposure.”

The Financial Times looks at those people in Mr Trump’s circle who have come into contact with Covid-19.

Fábio Wajngarten
Who is he? Communications director to Jair Bolsonaro, president of Brazil
Coronavirus status: Tested positive on Thursday
Connection to Trump: Posed for a photo with the US president last weekend at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida

Lindsey Graham
Who is he? Republican senator from South Carolina
Coronavirus status: Self-quarantined on Thursday out of an abundance of caution, and is working from home while waiting for the results of a test for the disease
Connection to Trump: Spent weekend with the US leader at Mar-a-Lago

Rick Scott
Who is he? Republican senator from Florida
Coronavirus status: In self-quarantine at home after “potential contact” in Miami with a Brazilian delegation member who tested positive
Connection to Trump: Met Trump in Miami 

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Peter Dutton
Who is he? Australian home affairs minister
Coronavirus status: Sent to hospital as a precaution on Friday after testing positive
Connection to Trump: No direct contact reported

Ivanka Trump
Who is she? Senior White House adviser and daughter of the US president
Coronavirus status: Working from home “out of an abundance of caution” after meeting Mr Dutton last week
Connection to Trump: Both work in White House

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Kellyanne Conway
Who is she? Counsellor to the US president
Coronovirus status: Working from home “out of an abundance of caution”after meeting Mr Peter Dutton last week
Connection to Trump: Both work in White House

Matt Gaetz
Who is he? Republican congressman from Florida
Coronavirus status: Self-quarantined after posing with a guest at the Conservative Political Action Conference last month who later tested positive
Connection to Trump: Shared limousine and plane rides with the US president

Unidentified CPAC guest
Who are they? Participant at February 26-29 conservative forum just outside Washington DC
Coronavirus status: Tested positive after returning home to New Jersey
Connection to Trump: CPAC chief Matt Schlapp had “incidental” contact with the guest and also shook the US president’s hand

Matt Schlapp
Who is he? American Conservative Union chairman
Coronavirus status: Says is fine, but self-quarantined after meeting the CPAC guest who later tested positive
Connection to Trump: Later shook hands with the US president at CPAC

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Ted Cruz
Who is he? Republican senator from Texas
Coronavirus status: Self-quarantined after attending CPAC; extended his quarantine after meeting a Spanish government official who tested positive
Connection to Trump: Both attended CPAC

Doug Collins
Who is he? Republican congressman from Georgia
Coronavirus status: Self-quarantined after being identified in a photograph with the CPAC guest who later tested positive
Connection to Trump: Both attended CPAC, later shook hands at another event

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Paul Gosar
Who is he? Republican congressman from Arizona
Coronavirus status: Self-quarantined after shaking hands “several times” with the CPAC guest who later tested positive
Connection to Trump: Both attended CPAC

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