Syrian President Assad, his wife test positive for COVID-19

Last Updated: Monday, 8 March 2021 (23:16 IST)
Damascus: Syrian President and his wife Asma have contracted COVID-19, the presidential office said on Monday.

“President Assad and Mrs. Asma Assad passed PCR test, the result showed infection with coronavirus,” the office said in a statement, adding that the president and his wife are in stable condition. (UNI)