According to local officials, the powder was in the envelope that was sent from Hong Kong to the world wildlife Fund, which owns the office building where they also have a headquarters. It is not known whether Obama is in office at the time of opening of the envelope.
In this Obama family lives in the same neighborhood as the office.
The incident occurred just a day after the wife of Donald trump Jr., Vanessa trump opened the letter in her apartment, sent her husband, which also contained a white powder. Mrs. trump called 911 and she was sent as a preventive measure in the hospital, but then it turned out that the powder was ordinary corn starch.