Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin has left a European Union summit to self-isolate, after coming into shut contact with a Finnish MP who has examined optimistic for Covid-19.

Marin left the European Council assembly in Brussels early and has requested Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven to signify Finnish pursuits in her stead. 

“I left the European Council assembly as a precautionary measure and requested the Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven to signify the Finnish finish of the assembly time,” Marin wrote in a Twitter assertion

Marin is already en route again to Helsinki, the place she’s going to endure a coronavirus take a look at. She is going to then go on to the prime minister’s residence at Kesäranta in Helsinki the place she’s going to stay in quarantine.

Marin joins different EU leaders who’ve been pressured to enter self-isolation, together with Poland’s Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and President of the European Fee Ursula von der Leyen. 

EU leaders are holding a two-day summit to debate the spike in coronavirus instances throughout the bloc in current weeks.

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