Donald Trump releases video from hospital after positive Covid-19 test – live news

US president addresses world from hospital; medical team says Donald Trump is ‘not out of the woods’; Joe Biden’s campaign to release results of his future tests

12.41pm BST

The US president is awake and has thanked supporters who gathered outside the hospital on Saturday night.

Thank you so much! https://t.co/UL6P5lRjZI

11.39am BST

A Reuters/Ipsos poll shows Democratic candidate Joe Biden has opened his widest lead in a month in the US presidential race after Trump tested positive for the coronavirus.

The national opinion survey, taken over 2-3 October, shows “little indication of an outpouring of support for the president beyond Trump’s core group of followers,” Reuters said.

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