5/19, 8:21 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Trump insists taking hydroxychloroquine is good

United States President Donald Trump insisted on Tuesday that it "doesn't hurt" to take hydroxychloroquine as a preventive measure against the coronavirus.

Speaking to the press after a meeting with Senate Republicans, the US president said the drug had a "great reputation" and was also being used by thousands of frontline workers worldwide including doctors and nurses.

Additionally, Trump commented that "great" American medical companies are close to finding a cure for COVID-19 and that threrapeutics for the disease may be available faster than a vaccine.

Breaking the News / VP