Prince Albert of Monaco breaks silence on COVID-19 symptoms - EpicNews

Jenni McKnight

Prince Albert of Monaco has damaged his silence after it was revealed on Thursday that he has COVID-19. The royal was examined earlier this week and after receiving his constructive outcomes, he thanked his supporters for his or her effectively needs. Releasing an announcement on Friday, Monaco’s royal palace stated: “His Serene Highness Prince Albert has been moved by all the good wishes he has received from all around the world. HSH wants to thank all the people that have sent him their support. The Sovereign Prince remains confined in his apartments inside the Palace. He is still working with his close collaborators in accordance with the health measures. His health, controlled several times during the day by his doctors, doesn’t inspire any concern.” Prince Albert added: “Patience, trust, courage, solidarity.”

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The prince additionally spoke of his symptoms shortly after information was introduced of his sickness. “My symptoms are flu-like, but it feels like a pretty mild case,” he instructed People. “I’ve a slight fever, not really that bad. A little bit of a cough. I’d a runny nose the first few days that was the first sign. I’ve felt a little stuffed up but that’s it. I have be careful because of my recent medical history fighting off pneumonia a couple of years ago.”

Asked how he believes he could have contracted it, he added: “Ask one of my cabinet members. It could have been from a number of other people. For weeks now I’ve tried to be cautious, using hand sanitisers and all that, but you never know. I could’ve caught it talking to someone from less than three or even four feet away. And it could have happened at any point in the last ten days or so. You never know.”


Prince Albert II has examined constructive for COVID-19

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The prince is not the one royal to have examined constructive for coronavirus in current weeks. Karl von Habsburg, the Archduke of Austria, has been identified with COVID-19 and is now being quarantined. The 59-year-old, who’s the pinnacle of the House of Habsburg-Lorraine, confirmed the information in a telephone name on the Austrian TV channel oe24. “It’s annoying, but I’m fine. It’s not the black plague,” he stated. “I thought it was the usual flu. When a friend called me that he had a positive test at a congress in Switzerland, I was also tested.” The Archduke went on to reward the Austrian authorities for performing “with measure and goal”. He added, “Panic is not brought in.”

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It comes after Spain’s King Felipe and Queen Letizia revealed that they’d additionally been examined for coronavirus. The royal couple determined to go forward as a precaution after Letizia got here in touch with a authorities official who subsequently examined constructive for the coronavirus. Last week, the Spanish royal home launched an announcement confirming that the king and queen had been given the all-clear.

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