Von der Leyen in self-isolation in Germany, assessments adverse for COVID-19


The European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen has produced a second adverse take a look at consequence, she introduced on Wednesday, while self-isolating.
Von der Leyen needed to unexpectedly go away the EU27 leaders’ assembly on Thursday to enter precautionary quarantine, after studying {that a} member of her entrance workplace had examined constructive for the virus. 
“I am glad to communicate that my latest test result is negative. I took the test yesterday,” the Commission President wrote in a Twitter publish on Wednesday. 

I’m glad to speak that my newest take a look at result’s adverse. I took the take a look at yesterday.
Thank you on your messages of help. Stay protected.
— Ursula von der Leyen (@vonderleyen) October 21, 2020

While no particulars have been disclosed over the weekend, it was solely on Tuesday that the Commission’s spokesperson, Eric Mamer revealed that she is self-isolating in Germany, following stress by reporters. 
It was the second time the top of the EU Executive arm had entered quarantine however this time her spokesperson left unclear when she is going to return to Brussels, saying that it’ll occur “soon”. 
“I cannot tell you when exactly she [Von der Leyen] will be circulating in Brussels,” Mamer mentioned, citing he didn’t know her “exact calendar”, including that Von der Leyen had adopted the well being protocols in place.