Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis makes full recovery from Covid-19

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Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has made a full recovery from Covid-19 after having tested positive to the virus following his recent trip to Turkey.

According to government sources the Kyriakos Mitsotakis tested negative in all coronavirus-related tests, they said on Sunday.

The Greek premier, who has been vaccinated with all vaccination doses including the booster one, had announced on March 14 that he had contracted Covid-19 and would be carrying out his duties from home.

Following his full recovery, government sources said, Mitsotakis will be back in his office at Maximos Mansion as of Monday morning.

Mitsotakis had caught COVID-19 one day after meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in Istanbul a week ago.

“In the daily rapid test that I did today in the office, I tested positive for Covid-19. Consequently I will be se self-isolating in my home and work from there,” the prime minister had announced on Instagram.

“Triple vaccination provides the best possible protection against serious disease. I’m sure everything will go well and I will be back in the office very soon,” he had said.

It should be noted that upon hearing the news, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan wished Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis a speedy recovery.

“President Erdoğan wished a speedy recovery to Prime Minister Mitsotakis who tested positive for COVID-19,” a tweet from the Presidency of the Republic of Turkey wrote.

“Prime Minister Mitsotakis thanked President Erdoğan for his hospitality on Sunday,” another tweet added.