US president’s younger brother dead at age 71

Vastavam web: Robert Trump, the younger brother of President Donald Trump, has died. The president announced the death of his brother late Saturday. “It is with heavy heart I share that my wonderful brother, Robert, peacefully passed away tonight,” he said in a statement. 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.”

Donald Trump visited his ailing brother at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City on Friday. He made the detour to visit Robert prior to speaking to New York City Police Benevolent Association at his Bedminster, New Jersey, golf club. Robert Trump was the youngest of five children by Fred and Mary Anne Trump, along with the president, Fred Trump Jr., Maryanne Trump Barry and Elizabeth Trump Grau. Fred Trump Jr. died in 1981.

Source: PTI