Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's office announced Thursday night that the prime minister's wife, Sophie Trudeau, has tested positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Both Trudeaus will remain quarantined in their home for the next 14 days. Sophie Trudeau is "feeling well, is taking all the recommended precautions, and her symptoms remain mild," the prime minister's office said in a statement. Justin Trudeau is "in good health with no symptoms," and because of that, his doctors have advised him not to get tested for COVID-19.
Sophie Trudeau was recently in the United Kingdom. Upon her return to Canada, she began experiencing mild flu-like symptoms. Justin Trudeau continued to work on Thursday, holding virtual meetings and making phone calls to world leaders from his home.
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