Robert Trump, the younger brother of US President Donald Trump, died, according to a statement issued by the White House on Saturday night, without revealing the cause of death.
US President Donald Trump said that his younger brother Robert Trump died last night, one day after the president visited him in a hospital in New York.
Trump added in a statement, “With a sad heart I announce that my wonderful brother, Robert, passed away tonight. He was not only my brother, he was my best friend. We will miss him a lot, but we will meet again. His memory will live in my heart forever. Robert, I love you. Rest in peace.” “
The disease that led to the death of # Trump’s younger brother was not officially announced, and “The New York Times” quoted a source close to the family that Trump’s brother was not able to speak on the phone, during the past weeks, due to his deteriorating health.
Robert Trump, 71, was younger than the president (74 years) and was a business executive and real estate developer.
The media shed light on the family life of the late, and stated that # Robert_Tramp did not have children, but he was keen to raise the son of his first wife, that is, his stepson, Christophor.
But the late was a supporter of his brother in the political track, and in the 2016 presidential elections in the United States, he said in a statement to the “New York Times” that he supported his brother Trump 100 percent “and I can do anything he needs.”