France’s President Emmanuel Macron has examined beneficial for COVID-19, the country’s presidential palace, identified as the Elysee, explained in a statement Thursday. 

Macron is the latest significant earth leader to turn out to be contaminated with the coronavirus after President Donald Trump, British Primary Minister Boris Johnson and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro. Johnson was gravely ill with the disease before recovering. 

Ambrose Dlamini, prime minister of Eswatini, the tiny monarchy that neighbors South Africa, is the only globe leader who has died from COVID-19. He was 52.

Presidents and prime ministers of Armenia, Bolivia, Guatemala, Honduras and Russia have also been contaminated. A senior aide to Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari died of the virus in April. Dozens of White Household officials and associates have analyzed favourable. U.S. Inside Secretary David Bernhardt tested constructive Wednesday. 

Also Wednesday, the U.S. Point out Division reported Secretary of Point out Mike Pompeo came into call with a particular person who analyzed positive and was quarantining.

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Macron, 42, will self-isolate for 7 times and keep on to do the job, the Elysee statement claimed. The short statement said Macron took a check “as soon as the initial symptoms appeared.” It did not elaborate on what indications Macron was going through.

Amid soaring coronavirus scenarios, France this week imposed an overnight curfew.

France has recorded virtually 60,000 fatalities from 2.5 million coronavirus scenarios, in accordance to John Hopkins University’s COVID-19 dashboard. 

European Union regulators have still to approve a a German-designed vaccine versus coronavirus that is by now remaining rolled out in Canada, the U.S. and the U.K. Some German and French officials have named for the European Medications Agency to approve the shot built by Pfizer and the German company BioNTech ahead of Christmas.

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