Claim: President Aoun tested positive and has coronavirus. He could have contracted it from anyone at the presidential palace or his son-in-law.
Context: The Presidency’s press office released a statement saying that the rumors going around about the President’s health were “baseless” and that President Aoun is fine and continues his activities and contacts as usual.
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