Mexico’s President Tests Positive for Covid-19

MEXICO CITY—Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador reported Sunday that he analyzed beneficial for Covid-19 and was obtaining professional medical treatment for what he identified as delicate signs.

Mr. López Obrador, sixty seven several years previous, has ongoing traveling all over the nation and attending community activities even during a surge of Covid-19 bacterial infections hit the nation in excess of the past thirty day period. Mexico has experienced shut to a hundred and fifty,000 confirmed Covid-19 deaths.

“As often, I’m optimistic,” he reported in a tweet. “We’ll all get by this.”

Mr. López Obrador reported that he continue to intends to hold a telephone contact Monday morning with Russian President Vladimir Putin, to discuss Mexico’s achievable acquisition of Russia’s Sputnik V Covid vaccines.

Mr. López Obrador reported he would be trying to keep an eye on government matters from the Nationwide Palace in Mexico Metropolis, in which he lives and conducts most of his responsibilities. Interior Minister Olga Sánchez Cordero will preside in excess of his morning information conferences in the meantime. Mexico does not have a vice president who would formally just take in excess of responsibilities if the president falls sick.