The Prime Minister of Luxembourg, Xavier Bettel, was placed on Sunday July 4 under observation in the hospital for 24 hours “as a precautionIn order to carry out additional analyzes, a week after having tested positive for Covid-19, according to a government press release.
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Aged 48, he began a ten-day period in isolation on June 27, less than 48 hours after a European summit in Brussels where he had met other EU leaders. The head of the Luxembourg government then presented mild symptoms (fever, headache).
No other participant had been considered as a contact case, the barrier gestures having been respected, having then indicated the government of Luxembourg. Xavier Bettel received a first injection of the AstraZeneca vaccine on May 6.
Luxembourg, a country of 630,000 inhabitants located between Germany, Belgium and France, has experienced a resurgence of infections for ten days. At the last count stopped on Saturday, 136 people tested positive for Covid-19, figures that had not been reached since mid-May.
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