MEXICO CITY—Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador stated Sunday that he tested beneficial for Covid-19 and was obtaining health-related treatment method for what he identified as mild symptoms.
Mr. López Obrador, 67 years outdated, has continued touring all around the nation and attending general public events even for the duration of a surge of Covid-19 bacterial infections hit the nation over the previous thirty day period. Mexico has suffered close to one hundred fifty,000 verified Covid-19 deaths.
“As constantly, I’m optimistic,” he stated in a tweet. “We’ll all get by means of this.”
Mr. López Obrador stated that he still intends to keep a telephone call Monday morning with Russian President Vladimir Putin, to go over Mexico’s probable acquisition of Russia’s Sputnik V Covid vaccines.
Mr. López Obrador stated he would be preserving an eye on federal government issues from the National Palace in Mexico City, where by he life and conducts most of his responsibilities. Inside Minister Olga Sánchez Cordero will preside over his morning information conferences in the meantime. Mexico does not have a vice president who would formally just take over responsibilities if the president falls sick.