Putin Self-Isolates Over Possible Covid Infection

Since the start of the pandemic all of Putin’s face-to-face visitors have been required to observe a two-week quarantine before meeting him. [Photo: TASS]
Russian President Vladimir Putin has been placed in a self-isolation after several Covid-19 infections detected inside his inner circle, according to the Kremlin on Tuesday.

The Kremlin added that the president is ‘absolutely healthy’ despite Covid-19 infections discovered among his entourage.

Earlier this day, the Russian leader held talks with Syrian president Bashar al-Assad. During the meeting Putin slammed foreign forces continuous deployment in Syria.

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