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President Putin feeling fine in quarantine, will work remotely this week - Kremlin

President Putin feeling fine in quarantine, will work remotely this week - Kremlin

Moscow, Sep 20 (UNI/Sputnik) Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is now in self-isolation due to cases of COVID-19 in the Kremlin, feels well, but will take part in most meetings virtually this week, spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday.
"He [Putin] feels fine, he's working. But this week, he will mostly proceed in the events in the video-conference format," the Kremlin spokesman told reporters.
Last Tuesday, Putin announced his plans to self-isolate in connection with the many cases of COVID-19 detected in his entourage. He said later that several dozen among them had contracted coronavirus.

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