President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky says he has tested positive for COVID-19.
He announced this on Telegram on November 9.
"There are no lucky ones in the world for whom COVID-19 would not pose a threat. Despite all the quarantine measures, I have also got a positive result. I have 37.5, and I wish everyone 36.6! However, I feel good," Zelensky said.
The president said he would be self-isolating and continue working.
Coronavirus in the Zelensky family
- On June 12, the president's wife, Olena Zelenska, tested positive for COVID-19.
- On June 16, she was hospitalized in Kyiv.
- On July 3, the President's Office announced that Zelenska had recovered from COVID-19 and was discharged from the hospital.
- On August 21, Volodymyr Zelensky said that their son had contracted COVID-19 simultaneously with his wife.