Canada: Trudeau's wife tests positive for new coronavirus

Justin Trudeau's wife has tested positive for COVID-19. Justin Trudeau's wife has tested positive for COVID-19. |  Photo: The White House

Updated: March 13, 2020 05:50 PM

TORONTO (AP) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's wife has tested positive for the new coronavirus. 


He quarantined himself at home after his wife exhibited flu-like symptoms.

Trudeau's office said Thursday night that Sophie Grégoire Trudeau is felling well and will remain in isolation.

Earlier in the day, the office had said the prime minister is quarantining himself at home after wife returned from a speaking engagement in Britain and had mild flu-like symptoms, including a low fever.

Trudeau's office said the prime minister “is in good health with no symptoms.”

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