The president of the United State of America, President Donald Trump has lose his younger brother.
The tragedy struck the presidential villa on Saturday night when Robert Trump gave up the ghost at the age of 71 at York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center where he’s been hospitalized.
Breaking the sad news, the president affirm that he has lost, not just a brother, but his best friend to the cold hands of deaths.
“It is with heavy heart I share that my wonderful brother, Robert, peacefully passed away tonight,” he said.
“He was not just my brother, he was my best friend. He will be greatly missed, but we will meet again. His memory will live on in my heart forever. Robert, I love you. Rest in peace.” he affirmed.
The business icon and real estate developer was reported to have been battled with an undisclosed illness for a long time.
Donald Trump earlier on Friday paid his sick brother an emotional visit before the sad news on Saturday, where he confessed that his brother his having a hard time on his sick bed.
However, we are yet to gather the cause of his death nor the nature of his illness.
The president is set to attend his burial ceremony this week.
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